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2013 House Bill 5025: “Human trafficking” criminal law package

Public Act 335 of 2014

Introduced by Rep. Kurt Heise (R) on October 1, 2013 To allow and facilitate the expungement of prostitution offenses from a person’s criminal record if the individual was the victim of a “human trafficking” violation.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Criminal Justice Committee on October 1, 2013
Reported in the House on January 22, 2014 Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Substitute offered by Rep. Kurt Heise (R) on February 11, 2014
The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on February 11, 2014
Passed 109 to 0 in the House on February 12, 2014 To allow and facilitate the expungement of a prostitution offense from a person’s criminal record if the person was the victim of a “human trafficking” violation.
Received in the Senate on February 13, 2014
Referred to the Senate Families, Seniors & Human Services Committee on February 13, 2014
Reported in the Senate on May 20, 2014 With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Passed 38 to 0 in the Senate on October 2, 2014 (same description)
To allow and facilitate the expungement of a prostitution offense from a person’s criminal record if the person was the victim of a “human trafficking” violation.
Received in the House on October 2, 2014
Passed 107 to 0 in the House on October 2, 2014 To concur with the Senate-passed version of the bill.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on October 15, 2014

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