To amend title 18, United States Code, to make it a criminal offense for individuals to engage in sexual acts while acting under color of law or with individuals in their custody, to encourage States to adopt similar laws, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 14th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 6, 2019
Length: 7 pages
What legislators are saying
“Rep Speiers Close the Law Enforcement Consent Loophole Act Passes the House”
— Rep. Jackie Speier [D-CA14] (Sponsor) on Apr 4, 2019
“Bill Barring Federal Officers from Engaging in Sex Under Color of Law Included in VAWA”
— Rep. Jackie Speier [D-CA14] (Sponsor) on Mar 8, 2019
Jul 26, 2018
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6568 (115th).
Mar 6, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 23, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2172.
H.R. 1574 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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