Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 6696
Session Year 2013
AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROSECUTION AND PREVENTION OF TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS.
To (1) revise the statutory criteria relating to the criminal offense of trafficking in persons, (2) increase criminal penalties for persons who patronize a prostitute who is under eighteen years of age or a victim of human trafficking, (3) allow the Superior Court to vacate criminal convictions for prostitution involving victims of human trafficking, and (4) establish a task force that will study the implementation of state initiatives designed to reduce and prevent human trafficking.
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Co-sponsors of HB-6696
Rep. Catherine F. Abercrombie, 83rd Dist.
Rep. Philip J. Miller, 36th Dist.
Rep. Kevin Ryan, 139th Dist.
Rep. Mike Alberts, 50th Dist.
Rep. Terry Backer, 121st Dist.
Rep. David Zoni, 81st Dist.
Rep. Prasad Srinivasan, 31st Dist.
Rep. James Maroney, 119th Dist.
Rep. Lawrence G. Miller, 122nd Dist.
Rep. Cecilia Buck-Taylor, 67th Dist.
Rep. David A. Scribner, 107th Dist.
Rep. Fred Camillo, 151st Dist.
Rep. Vincent J. Candelora, 86th Dist.
Rep. Terrie Wood, 141st Dist.
Rep. Michael L. Molgano, 144th Dist.