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NYATN presents its Memorandum on the Women’s Equality Agenda and the Trafficking Victims Protection and Justice Act

In light of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s formal introduction of the Women’s Equality Act bill (A.8070), the NY Anti-Trafficking Network presents its Memorandum on the Women’s Equality Agenda and the Trafficking Victims Protection and Justice Act, which specifically addresses the anti-trafficking provisions of the bill.  The WEA bill largely adopts portions from Assemblymember Amy Paulin’s Trafficking Victims Protection and Justice Act bill (A.2240A), which is sponsored by Senator Andrew Lanza in the Senate (S.2135A).  As the first coalition of legal and social service organizations in New York that provides services to, and advocates for the rights of, trafficking survivors, we hope that our concerns and recommendations will contribute to the dialogue and provide vital information regarding the needs of survivors of human trafficking.  Read more.

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