Summary: H.R.5749 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.5749. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (07/13/2016)

Interstate Sextortion Prevention Act

This bill amends the federal criminal code to establish separate criminal offenses with respect to: (1) interstate coercion of sexual acts, of sexual contact, or of the production of sexually explicit visual depictions; and (2) interstate coercion or extortion involving threats to publish sexually explicit visual depictions.

The bill establishes increased penalties for such offenses that: (1) involve minors, (2) are committed by repeat offenders, or (2) result in death or serious bodily injury.