To direct the Attorney General to study issues relating to human trafficking, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 37th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 11, 2019
Length: 8 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on February 7, 2019 but was never passed by the Senate.
7 Cosponsors (4 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Bass Leads Passage of \"Put Trafficking Victims First Act\"”
— Rep. Karen Bass [D-CA37] (Sponsor) on Feb 7, 2019
“House Passes Wagner Legislation To Help Trafficking Victims”
— Rep. Ann Wagner [R-MO2] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 7, 2019
H.R. 507 (116th) 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 507. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2021). H.R. 507 — 116th Congress: Put Trafficking Victims First Act of 2019. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hr507
“H.R. 507 — 116th Congress: Put Trafficking Victims First Act of 2019.” www.GovTrack.us. 2019. June 19, 2021 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/hr507>
Put Trafficking Victims First Act of 2019, H.R. 507, 116th Cong..
|title=H.R. 507 (116th)
|accessdate=June 19, 2021
|author=116th Congress (2019)
|date=January 11, 2019
|quote=Put Trafficking Victims First Act of 2019
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.