May 6, 2014
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.
Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 11, 2014
Length: 15 pages
About the bill
To protect children from exploitation, especially sex trafficking in tourism, by providing advance notice of intended travel by registered child-sex offenders outside the United States to the government of the country of destination, requesting foreign governments to notify the United States when a known child-sex offender is seeking to enter the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4573 — 113th Congress: International Megan’s Law to Prevent Demand for Child Sex Trafficking. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr4573
“H.R. 4573 — 113th Congress: International Megan’s Law to Prevent Demand for Child Sex Trafficking.” www.GovTrack.us. 2014. September 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr4573>
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