The Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA) is a federal statute passed into law in 2000 by the U.S. Congress and signed by President Clinton. The law was later reauthorized by Presidents Bush and Obama.
Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act of 2000. 22 USC 7101 note.
This Act may be cited as the `Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act of 2000'.
Division A: Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000. Provides $95 million, over two years, for enforcement of anti-trafficking provisions and for new assistance programs. Provide severe punishment--including up to life imprisonment...
To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2008 through 2011 for the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000, to enhance measures to combat trafficking in persons, and for other purposes.
Act of 2005, and the Victims of Child Abuse Act of 1990. The bill would also amend the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 to direct the United States Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to make a
5 US Department of State, “Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act of 2000.” Trafficking in Persons Report, June 2003. 6 Faroog Azam, “The Global Challenge of Human Trafficking and Smuggling.”
The U.S. Department of Justice states that this act was "passed virtually unanimously by both houses of Congress, addresses issues of worker exploitation resulting from trafficking in persons.
the prosecution of those responsible; (4) such officials, in investigating and prosecuting traffickers, shall protect the safety of trafficking victims; and (5)
The meaning of TVPA abbreviation is "Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000". Q: A