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: Jan 11, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Jan 11, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 11, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 8, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5970 (114th).
Jan 11, 2017
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H.R. 440 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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