To direct the Secretary of Labor to train certain Department of Labor personnel how to effectively detect and assist law enforcement in preventing human trafficking during the course of their primary roles and responsibilities, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 1, 2016
Length: 4 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on February 1, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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6 Cosponsors (6 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Walberg Introduces the Enhancing Detection of Human Trafficking Act”
— Rep. Tim Walberg [R-MI7] (Sponsor) on Feb 1, 2016
Feb 1, 2016
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Jul 12, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2664 (115th).
Sep 20, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4456 (116th).
Jun 16, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3957.
H.R. 4406 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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