S.1862. Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2017

United States House of Representatives
Last action 6 months ago
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Sponsors

Sen. Bob Corker (R)

Summary

                    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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Actions

  • House Floor: Presented to President.

    Wed, Jan 2nd 2019
  • House Vote: Passed 370-0. Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act

    Fri, Dec 21st 2018
  • House Floor: Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H10576)

    Fri, Dec 21st 2018
  • House Floor: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 370 - 0 (Roll no. 491).

    Fri, Dec 21st 2018
  • House Floor: DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on S. 1862.

    Fri, Dec 21st 2018
  • House Floor: Considered under suspension of the rules.

    Fri, Dec 21st 2018
  • House Floor: Mr. Royce (CA) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.

    Fri, Dec 21st 2018
  • House Floor: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 370 - 0 (Roll no. 491). (text: CR H10548-10549)

    Fri, Dec 21st 2018
  • House Floor: 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.

    Fri, Dec 21st 2018
  • House Floor: Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H10548-10550)

    Fri, Dec 21st 2018
  • House Floor: Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

    Fri, Dec 21st 2018
  • House Floor: Considered as unfinished business.

    Fri, Dec 21st 2018
  • House Floor: Received in the House.

    Wed, Dec 19th 2018
  • House Floor: Held at the desk.

    Wed, Dec 19th 2018
  • Senate Floor: Message on Senate action sent to the House.

    Tue, Dec 18th 2018
  • Senate Floor: Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S7628-7631)

    Mon, Dec 17th 2018
  • Senate Floor: The committee substitute as amended agreed to by Unanimous Consent.

    Mon, Dec 17th 2018
  • Senate Floor: Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S7628-7631; text as reported in Senate: CR S7628-7629)

    Mon, Dec 17th 2018
  • Senate Floor: Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote. (text: CR S7630-7631)

    Mon, Dec 17th 2018
  • Senate Floor: The committee substitute as amended agreed to by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S7628-7629)

    Mon, Dec 17th 2018
  • Senate Floor: Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.

    Mon, Dec 17th 2018
  • Senate Floor: Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.

    Mon, Dec 17th 2018
  • 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