To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an exemption from gross income for civil damages as recompense for trafficking in persons.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 24th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 26, 2018
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on September 26, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Schneider, Marchant Introduce Bipartisan Bicameral Bill to Aid Survivors of Human Trafficking”
— Rep. Bradley Schneider [D-IL10] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 27, 2018
Sep 26, 2018
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H.R. 6899 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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