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  • Introduced
    Mar 10, 2020
  • Passed House
  • Passed Senate
  • Signed into Law
HB 5502
Connecticut House Bill
AN ACT CONCERNING HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND SEXUAL MISCONDUCT AGAINST MINORS. To (1) increase the membership in the Trafficking in Persons Council, (2) allow certain testimony in the case of a delinquency proceeding to be compelled, (3) establish an affirmative defense for trafficking in persons in the case of a victim of trafficking, (4) redefine "sex trafficking", (5) change the required frequency of a refresher course in human trafficking awareness for certain professions, (6) extend vacatur relief to a person who committed certain crimes if a conviction is based on participation in the crime by the convicted person due to such person being a victim of trafficking, (7) to prohibit hourly rates at lodgings and require lodgings to establish a customer's identification before offering accommodation to such person, and (8) authorize extended periods of probation following convictions for certain crimes against minors.
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House • Mar 12, 2020: Public Hearing 03/18
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  • Mar 12, 2020 | House
    • Public Hearing 03/18
  • Mar 10, 2020 | House
    • Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary
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