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NCSL Applauds Senate Action on Anti-Human Trafficking Legislation Washington, D.C.—The U.S. Senate has passed anti-human trafficking legislation S. 178, which provides assistance to states in addressing both law enforcement and victims’ needs. The National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) endorsed this bill, which is aimed at strengthening trafficking enforcement and providing assistance to trafficking victims.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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State Senate votes to end 'philosophical' vaccine exemption All states allow medical exemptions; 48 - all but West Virginia and Mississippi - allow a religious exemption; and 20 allow a philosophical or personal belief exemption, according to data from the National Conference of State Legislatures. Washington Times

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 
 

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 
 

 

 
 

 

 

 

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