H.R. 3530 (113th): Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2014


Nov 19, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 20, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.


Ted Poe

Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 21, 2014
Length: 25 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide justice for the victims of trafficking.

Summary (CRS)

5/20/2014--Passed House amended.Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2014 - Section2 - Amends the Victims of Crime Act of 1984 to authorize a limitation on obligations to be provided ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 19, 2013

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Apr 30, 2014
Reported by Committee

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May 20, 2014
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3530”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


119 cosponsors (77R, 42D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
May 20, 2014 6:26 p.m.
Passed 409/0

Related Bills

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H.R. 181 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Jan 27, 2015

S. 1738 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 19, 2013

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