Human Trafficking Bill Passes House

The Missouri house has passed a bill that is going to make the phone number for the National Human Trafficking Hotline more visible.

House lawmakers voted 139 to 5 in favor of sending the proposal to the Senate today. [Wednesday]

The bill requires truck stops, bus stations and some hotels to hang posters in or near bathrooms.

This is one of several bills aimed at combating human trafficking in Missouri.

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