Senate Bill 4478
116th Congress(2019-2020)
LIFT Act
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Aug 6, 2020
Overview
Text
Introduced
Aug 6, 2020
Latest Action
Aug 6, 2020
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
4478
Congress
116
Policy Area
International Affairs
International Affairs
Primary focus of measure is matters affecting foreign aid, human rights, international law and organizations; national governance; arms control; diplomacy and foreign officials; alliances and collective security. Measures concerning trade agreements, tariffs, foreign investments, and foreign loans may fall under Foreign Trade and International Finance policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Connecticut
Missouri
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Leveraging Information on Foreign Traffickers Act or the LIFT Act

This bill requires the Department of State to ensure that the Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons and the Bureau of Diplomatic Security receive timely and regular information regarding visa denials based on grounds related to human trafficking. The bill also extends (1) to June 30 the deadline for submission of the annual Trafficking in Persons Report, and (2) through FY2025 the survivor-led Advisory Council on Human Trafficking.

Text (1)
August 6, 2020
Actions (2)
08/06/2020
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
08/06/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Aug 7, 2020 4:57:14 AM
Updated
Oct 30, 2020 4:25:26 AM