To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to include human trafficking as a part 1 violent crime for purposes of the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 31st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 21, 2011
Length: 5 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on September 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Sep 21, 2011
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 28, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 906 (113th).
H.R. 2982 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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