H.R.4567 - Civilian Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act (CEJA) of 2010111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Price, David E. [D-NC-4] (Introduced 02/02/2010)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||04/26/2010 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.|
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Summary: H.R.4567 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/02/2010)
Civilian Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act (CEJA) of 2010 - Amends the federal criminal code to grant jurisdiction over and impose penalties on federal contractors and employees who commit certain crimes outside of the United States while employed by or accompanying any agency of the United States other than the Armed Forces. Sets forth the crimes under federal law that are covered by this Act.
Directs the Attorney General to: (1) assign personnel and resources through Investigative Units for Contractor and Employee Oversight to investigate allegations of criminal offenses by federal contractors and employees; and (2) report to Congress annually on the number of criminal cases received, investigated, and referred for prosecution. Grants the Attorney General principal authority for the enforcement of this Act.