What is House Bill H.R. 2283?
This bill would elevate the State Department's Office to Monitor and Combat Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons to a Bureau. This change to bureau means appointing an Assistant Secretary who would report to the Secretary of State. Neither the number of personnel nor the budget would be increased.
The bill impacts an office of the State Department.
Cost of House Bill H.R. 2283
A CBO cost is unavailable; the bill promises that the change is budget-neutral.
Human Trafficking Prioritization Act
To prioritize the fight against human trafficking within the Department of State according to congressional intent in the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 without increasing the size of the Federal Government, and for other purposes.
- Not enactedThe President has not signed this bill
- The senate has not voted
Committee on Foreign Relations
- senate Committees
- The house Passed July 24th, 2014Passed by Voice Vote
Committee on Foreign AffairsIntroducedJune 6th, 2013
- house Committees