A bill to marshal resources to undertake a concerted, transformative effort that seeks to bring an end to modern slavery, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Tennessee. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 3, 2016
Length: 62 pages
Feb 24, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 26, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 24, 2015
Feb 26, 2015
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
S. 553 (114th) was 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.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). S. 553 — 114th Congress: End Modern Slavery Initiative Act of 2015. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s553
“S. 553 — 114th Congress: End Modern Slavery Initiative Act of 2015.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. March 19, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s553>
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