A bill to establish the Interdiction for the Protection of Child Victims of Exploitation and Human Trafficking Program to train law enforcement officers to identify and assist victims of child exploitation and human trafficking.
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Sponsor and status
Catherine Cortez Masto
Sponsor. Senator for Nevada. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 29, 2019
Length: 11 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on January 29, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
4 Cosponsors (2 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
Jan 29, 2019
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Dec 8, 2022
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 5211 (117th).
S. 251 (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 S. 251. 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.
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