A bill to designate a human trafficking prevention coordinator and to expand the scope of activities authorized under the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's outreach and education program to include human trafficking prevention activities, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Minnesota. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 20, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 3, 2018
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 3, 2018.
What legislators are saying
“Thune Bills to Combat Human Trafficking Signed Into Law”
— Sen. John Thune [R-SD] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 8, 2018
“President Signs Heller-Backed Bill to Stop Online Sex Trafficking in Nevada”
— Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 11, 2018
What stakeholders are saying
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S. 1536 (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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Combating Human Trafficking in Commercial Vehicles Act, Pub. L. No. 115-99, S. 1536, 115th Cong. (2018).
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