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  1. Introduced 2020-03-10
  2. Passed House
  3. Passed Senate
  4. Signed into Law
HB 5502
Connecticut House Bill
Bill Title:
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.
Last Action:
2020-03-12, House: Public Hearing 03/18
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2020-03-12, House
  • Public Hearing 03/18
2020-03-10, House
  • Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary

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