Trafficking in Persons

Trafficking in Persons Council

The Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Council is chaired and convened by the Permanent Commission on the Status of Women and consists of members from a diversity of backgrounds, including representatives from state agencies, the judicial branch, law enforcement, motor transport and community based organizations that work with victims of sexual and domestic violence and immigrants and refugees, and address behavioral health needs and social justice and human rights.

The TIP Council is responsible for:
(1) Holding meetings to provide updates and progress reports;
(2) Identifying criteria for providing services to adult trafficking victims;
(3) Identifying criteria for providing services to children of trafficking victims; and
(4) Consulting with governmental and nongovernmental organization in developing recommendations to strengthen state and local efforts to prevent trafficking, protect victims of trafficking, and prosecute traffickers.

Connecticut Laws that Pertain to Trafficking in Persons

Trafficking in Persons Council Meeting Materials:

2015

2014

2013

Meeting Materials Prior to 2013:

Reports

Trafficking in Persons Council Annual Report: 2014

Trafficking in Persons Council Recommendations to the Connecticut General Assembly 2014

Trafficking in Persons Council Annual Report: 2011

Trafficking in Persons Council Annual Report: 2009-2010

Trafficking in Persons Council Annual Report: 2008

Trafficking in Persons Council Annual Report: 2007

Resources

The Office of Victim Services, Connecticut Judicial Branch Human Trafficking Poster

U.S. Secretary of State’s Annual Trafficking in Persons Report – Released 2014

National Human Trafficking Resource Center (NHTRC) Data Breakdown, Connecticut State Report, 1/1/2013-12/31/2013

For additional information, please contact Jillian Gilchrest at Jillian.Gilchrest@cga.ct.gov.

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