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S. 2429 (115th): Protecting Rights Of Those Exploited by Coercive Trafficking Act of 2018

A bill to amend chapter 77 of title 18, United States Code, to clarify that using drugs or illegal substances to cause a person to engage in a commercial sex act constitutes coercion and using drugs or illegal substances to provide or obtain the labor or services of a person constitutes forced labor.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Sherrod Brown

Sponsor. Senator for Ohio. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Feb 14, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 14, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Feb 14, 2018
 
Introduced

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S. 2429 (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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