H.R. 972 (109th): Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2005


Feb 17, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 10, 2006

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 10, 2006.


Pub.L. 109-164


Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district



Read Text »
Last Updated: Dec 30, 2005
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2006 and 2007 for the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000, and for other purposes.

Read CRS summary >

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 2620 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 19, 2003

H.R. 270 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 5, 2007

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 972” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Feb 17, 2005
Reported by Committee
Oct 7, 2005
Passed House
Dec 14, 2005
View Vote Result »
Passed Senate
Dec 22, 2005
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 10, 2006


103 cosponsors (68D, 34R, 1I) (show)
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Dec 14, 2005 7:07 p.m.
Passed 426/0

Subject Areas
Find Similar Bills

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: