H.R. 460: Human Trafficking Detection Act of 2015

Introduced:

Jan 21, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Jan 27, 2015

This bill passed in the House on January 27, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Mark Walker

Representative for North Carolina's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 14, 2015
Length: 6 pages

Prognosis:

15% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to train Department of Homeland Security personnel how to effectively deter, detect, disrupt, and prevent human trafficking during the course of their primary roles and responsibilities, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 21, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 27, 2015
 
Passed House

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.

May 14, 2015
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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