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According to Change.org:
The Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking Deterrence and Victims Support Act of 2010 will improve federal and state government efforts to combat domestic sex trafficking of minors by:
- Authorizing six year-long grants of $2.5 million to state or local governments in regions that have
-- a significant sex trafficking problem
-- demonstrated cooperation between law enforcement, prosecutors, and service providers in efforts to combat sex trafficking, and
-- developed a plan to combat sex trafficking that includes provisions for victims' shelter and services, training of law enforcement and service providers, and prosecution and deterrence of traffickers.
- Providing that a minimum of 25% of grant funds are used to provide shelter and services to victims of sex trafficking.
- Providing for an independent annual evaluation of grant recipients' programs.
- Requiring state reporting of missing children to the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) and encouraging the Attorney General to change the NCIC to facilitate protection of missing children.
- Encouraging states to enact safe harbor laws that presume a minor found in prostitution is a victim of a severe form of trafficking.