To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide for new procedures regarding the payment of restitution by defendants convicted of child pornography offenses, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 6, 2016
Length: 15 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on December 6, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Goodlatte, Gowdy, Jackson Lee Introduce Bill to Help Child Pornography Trafficking Victims”
— Rep. Bob Goodlatte [R-VA6, 1993-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 6, 2016
Dec 6, 2016
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H.R. 6440 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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