Status Summary

1/11/19- Introduced in the House and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary and to the Committee on Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. Passed the House on 2/7/19. Received in the Senate, read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary on 2.11.19. (Updated July 9, 2019)

Legislative Session

2019

Status

In Progress

Sponsor

Bass

The legislation addresses a need for expanded victim services, improved data-gathering on the prevalence and trends in human trafficking, and effective mechanisms to identify and work with victims in an effective and respectful manner.