H.R. 469: Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2015

To amend the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act to enable State child protective services systems to improve the identification and assessment of child victims of sex trafficking, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 22, 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:

Karen Bass

Representative for California's 37th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 28, 2015
Length: 7 pages

Prognosis:

12% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Jan 22, 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.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 469 is 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.

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