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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5990

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 1908

 

*01908*

Referred to Committee on JUDICIARY

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. MORIN, 28th Dist.

REP. COOK, 65th Dist.

REP. SIMMONS, 144th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING HUMAN TRAFFICKING AWARENESS TRAINING.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to require human trafficking awareness training for all medical personnel and educators, to require human trafficking awareness and assistance signage in nail salons and certain businesses offering spa or massage services, and to mirror federal executive order 13627 Strengthening Protections Against Trafficking in Persons in Federal Contracts or the California Supply Chain Transparency Act as the Connecticut Slave Free Supply Chain Act.

Statement of Purpose:

To address forced and exploited labor.