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2013 House Bill 5158: Create state “human trafficking commission”
  1. Introduced by Rep. Kurt Heise (R) on November 14, 2013, to create a government “human trafficking commission” to seek grants, fund research and training for criminal justice and social service personnel, recommend changes to current law and more.
    • Referred to the House Criminal Justice Committee on November 14, 2013.
      • Reported in the House on December 4, 2013, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
    • Substitute offered by Rep. Kurt Heise (R) on January 15, 2014, to replace the previous version of the bill with one that revises details but does not change the substance as previously described. The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on January 15, 2014.
  2. Passed 109 to 1 in the House on January 22, 2014.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the Senate on January 23, 2014.
    • Referred to the Senate Families, Seniors & Human Services Committee on January 23, 2014.