H.R.2480 - Empowering Law Enforcement to Fight Sex Trafficking Demand Act115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Hartzler, Vicky [R-MO-4] (Introduced 05/17/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary | Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/13/2017 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Text: H.R.2480 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Referred in Senate (07/13/2017)
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to include an additional permissible use of amounts provided as grants under the Byrne JAG program, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the “Empowering Law Enforcement to Fight Sex Trafficking Demand Act”.
Section 501(a)(1) of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. 3751(a)(1)) is amended by adding at the end the following:
“(I) Programs to combat human trafficking (including programs to reduce the demand for trafficked persons).”.
Passed the House of Representatives July 12, 2017.
|Attest:||karen l. haas,|