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Passed House amended (05/01/2007)

Observes the 200th anniversary of the abolition of the British slave trade.

Commends to the people of the United States the example of William Wilberforce and his commitment to each person's human dignity, value, and freedom.

Encourages the people of the United States, particularly the youth, to: (1) observe the anniversary of the abolition of the British slave trade; (2) reflect on Mr. Wilberforce's dedication to the fight against slavery and his commitment to society's neediest; (3) recognize the value of every person; and (4) form high school clubs and groups working against modern day slavery and the trafficking of persons.

Condemns all forms of human trafficking and slavery.