H.R.4225 - SAVE Act of 2014113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Wagner, Ann [R-MO-2] (Introduced 03/13/2014)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 113-451|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/21/2014 Received in the Senate. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Text: H.R.4225 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
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Received in Senate (05/21/2014)
To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide a penalty for knowingly selling advertising that offers certain commercial sex acts.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
This Act may be cited as the “Stop Advertising Victims of Exploitation Act of 2014” or the “SAVE Act of 2014”.
(a) In general.—Section 1591 of title 18, United States Code, is amended in subsection (a)(1), by inserting after “obtains,” the following: “advertises,”.
(b) Mens rea requirement.—Section 1591 of title 18, United States Code, is amended in subsection (a), by inserting after “knowing, or” the following: “, except where, in an offense under paragraph (2), the act constituting the violation of paragraph (1) is advertising,”.
(c) Conforming amendments.—Section 1591(b) of title 18, United States Code, is amended—
(1) in paragraph (1), by striking “or obtained” and inserting “obtained, or advertised”; and
(2) in paragraph (2), by striking “or obtained” and inserting “obtained, or advertised”.
Passed the House of Representatives May 20, 2014.
|Attest:||karen l. haas,|