H.R. 5061: Empowering Educators to Prevent Trafficking Act

To authorize the Administrator of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention of the Department of Justice to award grants to local educational agencies to establish, expand, and support programs to train school staff to recognize and respond to signs of labor and sex trafficking.

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Apr 26, 2016


Referred to Committee on Apr 26, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 26, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Susan Davis

Representative for California's 53rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2016
Length: 4 pages


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Apr 26, 2016

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