New Cosponsor — Feb 6, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Matthew Cartwright [D-PA17]
The bill now has 56 cosponsors (45 Democrats, 11 Republicans).
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Apr 23, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 51st congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 23, 2013
Length: 2 pages
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 title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1690”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1690 — 113th Congress: Child Protection Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1690
“H.R. 1690 — 113th Congress: Child Protection Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1690>
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