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.
Trafficking in Persons Council Meeting Materials:
Meeting Materials Prior to 2013:
For additional information, please contact Jillian Gilchrest at Jillian.Gilchrest@cga.ct.gov.