Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan. (IllinoisLawmakers.com)
Springfield, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Speaker Michael J. Madigan released the following statement Monday after the House passed Senate Bill 1890, which strengthens state law against human trafficking:
“Exploitation of women and children thrives in silence, which is why it’s critical that we speak up for those in need. While human trafficking is one of the most underreported crimes, Illinois continues to see a high level of reports.
“This bill offers survivors the time they need to come forward and make their voices heard by extending both the civil . . .