H.R. 3887 (110th): William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2007


Oct 18, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 4, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.


Tom Lantos

Representative for California's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 5, 2007
Length: 132 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2008 through 2011 for the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000, to enhance measures to combat trafficking in persons, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - Combatting International Trafficking in PersonsSection101 - Amends the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 (TVPA) to include the Secretary of Education on the Interagency Task Force to Monitor ... Read more >

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Oct 18, 2007

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Oct 23, 2007
Reported by Committee

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Dec 4, 2007
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3887”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


42 cosponsors (24D, 18R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Dec 4, 2007 7:11 p.m.
Passed 405/2

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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H.R. 7311 (Related)
William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 23, 2008

S. 3061 (Related)
William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 31, 2008

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