H.R.1069 - Mynisha's Law110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Baca, Joe [D-CA-43] (Introduced 02/15/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary; Education and Labor; Energy and Commerce; Financial Services|
|Latest Action:||06/05/2007 Referred to the Subcommittee on Healthy Families and Communities. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1069 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/15/2007)
Mynisha's Law - Authorizes any local or tribal government to submit an application to the Attorney General for designation as a Comprehensive Gang Prevention and Relief Area.
Directs the Attorney General to: (1) establish criteria for reviewing such applications; and (2) establish an Interagency Gang Prevention Task Force. Directs the Task Force to: (1) coordinate government activities to create a comprehensive gang prevention response, focusing on early childhood intervention, at-risk youth intervention, literacy, employment, community policing, and comprehensive community-based programs such as Operation Cease Fire; (2) coordinate with local and regional gang prevention efforts; and (3) prioritize the needs of such Areas for funding under specified federal community assistance and grant programs.