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H.R.4708: Human Trafficking Fraud Enforcement Act of 2014
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||taxation|
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|Sponsor||Carolyn B. Maloney, D-N.Y.|
|Total Cosponsors||1 (All Republicans)|
|Introduced||May 21, 2014|
|Latest Major Action||July 21, 2014|
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- Bill introduced in the House
- Bill passed in the House
- Bill passed in the Senate
- Bill signed into law
Human Trafficking Fraud Enforcement Act of 2014 - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to establish within the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) an office to investigate and prosecute violations of internal revenue laws by persons that appear to be engaged in violations of specified federal laws prohibiting forced labor, trafficking of individuals, and transportation of minors or aliens for immoral purposes and of state or territorial laws prohibiting the promotion of prostitution or of any commercial sex act. Directs such office to cooperate with the Child Exploitation and Obscenity Section of the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Innocence Lost National Initiative of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).
Allow victims of human trafficking crimes to claim awards allowed for whistleblowing.
Amends the Internal Revenue Code to increase civil and criminal penalties for tax evasion attributable to income derived from human trafficking and commercial sex act...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|July 21, 2014||Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.|
|May 21, 2014||Referred to House Judiciary|
|May 21, 2014||Referred to House Ways and Means|