H.R. 1862 increases the coverage of current laws relating to unlawful sexual conduct with minors during foreign travel. Under current law, certain types of sexual contact are not covered under the criminal definition of “illicit sexual conduct.” This bill expands the definition to include this sexual contact, so that offenders who commit this type of contact abroad, cannot evade prosecution. ...
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(Source: Republican Policy Committee)
Apr 3, 2017
Passed House (Senate next) on May 22, 2017
This bill passed in the House on May 22, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Representative for Alabama's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: May 23, 2017
Length: 3 pages
H.R. 1862 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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