H.R.906: Human Trafficking Reporting Act

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 John Carter, R-Texas
Total Cosponsors 13 (5 Democrats, 8 Republicans)
Introduced Feb. 28, 2013
Latest Major Action April 8, 2013
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Bill Summary

Human Trafficking Reporting Act - Amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to include severe forms of trafficking in persons among "part 1 violent crimes" required to be reported by states for the Uniform Crime Reports of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for purposes of Bureau of Justice Assistance Grants and Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grants.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 8, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations.
Feb. 28, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.