H.R.4225: SAVE Act of 2014

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about crime and law enforcement
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Sponsor Ann Wagner, R-Mo.
Total Cosponsors 92 (19 Democrats, 73 Republicans)
Introduced March 13, 2014
Latest Major Action May 21, 2014
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
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  • Bill signed into law

Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on May 15, 2014. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Stop Advertising Victims of Exploitation Act of 2014 or the SAVE Act of 2014 - Amends the federal criminal code to prohibit knowingly: (1) advertising commercial sex acts involving a minor or an individual engaged in such an act through force, fraud, or coercion; or (2) benefitting financially or otherwise from such advertising knowing that the individual involved was a minor or victim of force, fraud, or coercion.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
May 21, 2014 Received in the Senate.
May 20, 2014

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 392 - 19 (Roll no. 222). (text: CR H4515)

May 20, 2014 Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H4535)
May 20, 2014 At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
May 20, 2014 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 4225.
May 20, 2014 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H4515-4522)
May 20, 2014 Mr. Goodlatte moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
May 15, 2014 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 333.
May 15, 2014 Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 113-451.
April 30, 2014 Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 24 - 3.
April 30, 2014 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
April 29, 2014 Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations Discharged.
April 16, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
March 13, 2014 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.