To combat the crime of international trafficking and to protect the rights of victims.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 28th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 23, 1999
Length: 15 pages
106th Congress, 1999–2000
This bill was introduced on March 23, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 23, 1999
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H.R. 1238 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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