HR2480: Empowering Law Enforcement to Fight Sex Trafficking Demand Act

By | January 30, 2018
Seal of the Dept. of Justice.

Seal of the Dept. of Justice.

Allow grants under the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant program to be used to combat human trafficking.

Official Summary

Empowering Law Enforcement to Fight Sex Trafficking Demand Act

This bill amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to allow grants under the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant program to be used for programs to combat human trafficking.

Passed House
2017-07-12
Passed Senate
Signed by President
Became Public Law

Amendments

None.

Sponsors

Original sponsor: Rep. Hartzler, Vicky [R-MO-4]

Votes

Passed House by voice vote.

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