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Human Trafficking Prevention Business Partnership Program

The Human Trafficking Prevention Business Partnership program is established under §405.023 of the Texas Government Code and 1 Texas Administrative Code Chapter 90. The program allows for corporations and private entities that voluntarily take steps to prevent and combat human trafficking to apply for a certificate of recognition.  Corporations and private entities interested in applying for a certificate of recognition should submit the Application for Certificate of Recognition (PDF) along with any necessary supporting documentation.