Summary: H.R.5975 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (09/08/2016)

Bettering Resources in Guarding from Human Trafficking Act of 2016 or the BRIGHT Act of 2016

This bill amends the federal criminal code to establish a five-year mandatory minimum prison term for certain offenses related to peonage, slavery, involuntary servitude, forced labor, and trafficking.