Representative Chris Smith's Public Statements

Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 4, Republican
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 4
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11/19/15 Hearing of the Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee - Opening Statement of Rep. Smith, Hearing on The Goldman Act to Return Abducted American Children: Ensuring Administration Action 7/21/15 The Goldman Act to Return Abducted American Children: Ensuring Accurate Numbers and Administration Action 7/17/15 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Upgrade Malaysia's Ranking in the 2016 Trafficking in Persons Report 6/17/15 Ongoing Human Rights Violations by Vietnamese Gov't, Trade Topics at Hearing 6/16/15 Human Rights Violations in Vietnam Focus of House Hearing on June 17 6/12/15 USA TODAY - Manalapan Man Adds Testimony to Congressional Abduction Case 6/01/15 Protect and Preserve International Cultural Property Act 5/28/15 Letter to Truong Tan Sang, President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam - Political Prisoners 5/19/15 A Pathway to Freedom: Rescue and Refuge for Victims of Sex Trafficking 5/18/15 Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015 5/12/15 Daring Rescues of Children & Young Adult Victims Conducted by Private Group Topic of House Hearing Thursday 5/04/15 Smith Bill to Help Bring Convicted Criminals Living Abroad to Justice Introduced in House 4/30/15 The Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act 4/29/15 Provide Sexual Assault Victims with Permanent Protection from Their Attackers 4/23/15 Accountability and Transformation: Tier Rankings in the Fight Against Human Trafficking 4/16/15 The Goldman Act to Return Abducted American Children: Reviewing Obama Administration Implementation 3/30/15 Letter to Adam J. Szubin, Acting Undersecretary for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence - Blocking the Import of Antiquities Looted from Syria 3/25/15 The Goldman Act to Return Abducted American Children: Reviewing Obama Administration Implementation 3/20/15 Helsinki Commission Hearing Reviews Progress Toward Accountability, Justice, and Reconciliation In Northern Ireland 3/19/15 The Irish Times - US Lawmakers Told of 'Dishonourable Silence' Over Acts of Collusion in Troubles 3/03/15 Rep. Smith: Fighting Human Trafficking Is Everyone's Business 2/04/15 Sen. Roger Wicker, Rep. Chris Smith to Lead Helsinki Commission 1/27/15 Trafficking Awareness Training for Health Care Act of 2015 1/26/15 Human Trafficking Prevention Act 1/26/15 Combating Human Trafficking 1/26/15 International Megan's Law to Prevent Demand for Child Sex Trafficking 1/26/15 Human Trafficking Prioritization Act 11/25/14 Trentonian - Put Fugitives Back in American Prisons 10/28/14 14th Anniversary of Landmark Trafficking Law; Marking Progress Against Modern Day Slavery 9/18/14 VAWA; Historic Law Continues to Help Women and Girls 9/08/14 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader - Human Trafficking 8/14/14 Smith: Gao Zhisheng Suffered "Unspeakable' Torture in Prison 8/09/14 Two Smith Bills Signed into Law on Same Day 7/31/14 Human Rights Vetting: Nigeria and Beyond 7/29/14 Letter to Samantha Power, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations - Hold Cuban Officials Accountable for Their Role in Illegal Chong Chon Gang Arms Shipment 7/27/14 The Star-Ledger - Child Abduction Bill Inspired by N.J. Father David Goldman Earns Final Approval 7/25/14 'Sean and David Goldman Act' to Become Law Congress Clears Smith's Int'l Child Abduction Bill 7/23/14 Human Trafficking Prioritization Act 7/18/14 Exactly Five Years to the Day of First Introduction, Smith's Int'l Child Abduction Bill Passes Senate; Heads Back to House for Final Approval 7/10/14 'Leahy Law,' Nigeria Crisis Focus of House Hearing 6/23/14 The Courage of One Woman: Meriam Ibrahim Free 6/13/14 The Ongoing Struggle Against Boko Haram 6/12/14 Ongoing Struggle Against Boko Haram 6/12/14 Terrorist Activity 6/08/14 Smith in Nigeria on Human Rights Trip 6/04/14 Washington Examiner - Bill Angles to Address Sex Trafficking's Relationship to Prostitution 5/20/14 Int'l Megan's Law Passed by House 5/20/14 Condemning the Abduction of Female Students by Boko Haram 5/20/14 International Megan's Law to Prevent Demand for Child Sex Trafficking 5/09/14 Smith's International Megan's Law Clears Major Committee Hurdle

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