To amend title 18, United States Code, to clarify the range of conduct punished as sex trafficking, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 24, 2013
Length: 3 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on July 24, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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51 Cosponsors (37 Republicans, 14 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Maloney statement on nationwide arrests of child traffickers”
— Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY12] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 29, 2013
“Fitzpatrick: Advancing Victims Rights Critical Year-round”
— Rep. Michael Fitzpatrick [R-PA8, 2011-2016] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 7, 2014
“Our Daughters Are Not For Sale Building Bipartisan Momentum”
— Rep. Richard Nolan [D-MN8, 2013-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 4, 2013
Jul 24, 2013
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H.R. 2805 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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