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H.R. 466 (115th): Sex Trafficking Demand Reduction Act

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To amend the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 relating to determinations with respect to efforts of foreign countries to reduce demand for commercial sex acts under the minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking.

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Sponsor and status

Randy Hultgren

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 14th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 12, 2017
Length: 5 pages
Introduced
Jan 12, 2017
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 12, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Cosponsors

25 Cosponsors (17 Republicans, 8 Democrats)

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What legislators are saying

Hultgren Reintroduces Bipartisan Bill to Stifle Demand for Sex Slavery
    — Rep. Randy Hultgren [R-IL14, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Jan 12, 2017

Hastings Statement on the 2018 World Day Against Trafficking in Persons
    — Rep. Alcee Hastings [D-FL20, 2013-2021] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 30, 2018

Menendez, Colleagues Call for Strengthening of House-Passed Disaster Supplemental Bill, Equal Treatment and Necessary Relief for Puerto Ricans
    — Sen. Robert “Bob” Menendez [D-NJ] on Jan 18, 2018

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History

Jan 12, 2017
 
Introduced

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Mar 14, 2018
 
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

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H.R. 466 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 466. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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