Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2017 This bill amends the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 to modify: (1) the criteria for determining whether countries are meeting the minimum standards for the elimination of human trafficking, and (2) actions to be taken against countries that fail to meet such standards. The U.S. Agency for International Development shall incorporate child protection and anti-trafficking strategies into the development strategy for each country on the special watch list. The bill sets forth child soldier protection provisions. The U.S. Executive Director of each multilateral development bank shall initiate discussions to develop anti-human trafficking provisions in project development, procurement, and evaluation policies.
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Senate Calendars: Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 623.Fri, Oct 5th 2018
Senate Committee: Committee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Corker with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.Fri, Oct 5th 2018
Senate Committee: Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.Wed, Sep 26th 2018
Senate IntroReferral: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.Tue, Sep 26th 2017