To amend title 18, United States Code, to remove knowledge of age as an element of the offense for the sex trafficking of children or by force, fraud, or coercion.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 51st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 23, 2013
Length: 2 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Vargas Hosts Briefing on the Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children”
— Rep. Juan Vargas [D-CA51] (Sponsor) on Nov 22, 2013
“Fitzpatrick: Advancing Victims Rights Critical Year-round”
— Rep. Michael Fitzpatrick [R-PA8, 2011-2016] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 7, 2014
Apr 23, 2013
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H.R. 1690 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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