H.R. 898 (113th): Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2013

This bill was approved by the Senate and House as an amendment to S. 47, the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013.

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The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct how federal funds should (or should not) be used. Appropriation and authorization provisions are typically made for single fiscal years. A reauthorization bill like this one renews the authorizations of an expiring law.

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 28, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 28, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 28, 2013
Length: 66 pages

History

Feb 28, 2013
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

H.R. 898 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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

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