H.R. 514: Human Trafficking Prioritization Act

To prioritize the fight against human trafficking within the Department of State according to congressional intent in the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 without increasing the size of the Federal Government, and for other purposes.

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Jan 22, 2015


Passed House on Jan 26, 2015

This bill passed in the House on January 26, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 27, 2015
Length: 9 pages


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Jan 22, 2015

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Jan 26, 2015
Passed House

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Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 514 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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