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H.R. 2744 (113th): Child Sex Trafficking Data and Response Act of 2013

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To amend part E of title IV of the Social Security Act to better enable State child welfare agencies to prevent sex trafficking of children and serve the needs of children who are victims of sex trafficking, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Erik Paulsen

Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 18, 2013
Length: 11 pages
Jul 18, 2013
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


10 Cosponsors (5 Republicans, 5 Democrats)


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What legislators are saying

Noem Holds Roundtable in Rapid City to Educate Community on Human Trafficking
    — Rep. Kristi Noem [R-SD, 2011-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 11, 2014

KELO-AM: Noem offers remarks on human trafficking at Congressional hearing
    — Rep. Kristi Noem [R-SD, 2011-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 26, 2014

Noem Offers Remarks on Human Trafficking at Congressional Hearing
    — Rep. Kristi Noem [R-SD, 2011-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 26, 2014

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Jul 18, 2013

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H.R. 2744 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2744. This is the one from the 113th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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