About the bill
There aren’t many bills co-sponsored by both Marco Rubio and Elizabeth Warren, but one is the End Banking for Human Traffickers Act, which recently passed the House.
Though great strides have already been made to combat it, the human trafficking industry still generates $150 billion in illegal profits per year, according to the FACT Coalition. That makes it the third-most valuable illegal practice.
One way of halting the practice could be by cutting off the human traffickers’ access to banking and financial funds. That’s the aim of ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 39th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 11, 2018
Length: 9 pages
H.R. 2219 is 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 2219 — 115th Congress: End Banking for Human Traffickers Act of 2018. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr2219
“H.R. 2219 — 115th Congress: End Banking for Human Traffickers Act of 2018.” www.GovTrack.us. 2017. July 18, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr2219>
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