Representative David Byrd: District 71 Capitol Hill Update
July 15, 2021
Safe Home for Trafficked Children – Public Chapter 246 requires law enforcement officers to alert the Department of Children’s Services when they take a minor into custody on charges of prostitution so the child can appropriately be placed in a safe home. This legislation helps ensure the child can receive any professional assistance they may need and can be removed from a life dictated by abusive traffickers.
Human Trafficking / Lifetime Ban on Commercial Driver’s License – Public Chapter 112 places a lifetime ban on all persons who knowingly used a vehicle in the commission of...