A bill to amend the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 to modify the criteria for determining whether countries are meeting the minimum standards for the elimination of human trafficking, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Tennessee. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 28, 2018
Length: 6 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 9, 2019
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 9, 2019.
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S. 1862 (115th) was 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.
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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Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2017, Pub. L. No. 115-427, S. 1862, 115th Cong. (2019).
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