To amend title 18, United States Code, to permit sentencing judges in child sex trafficking cases to order the Attorney General to publicize the name and photograph of the convicted defendants, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 8, 2016
Length: 2 pages
Sep 8, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 8, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 8, 2016
Jan 11, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 440.
H.R. 5970 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 5970 — 114th Congress: Shame Act of 2016. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5970
“H.R. 5970 — 114th Congress: Shame Act of 2016.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. March 22, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5970>
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