All Bill Information (Except Text) for S.1038 - End Racial Profiling Act of 2013113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Cardin, Benjamin L. [D-MD] (Introduced 05/23/2013)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||12/09/2014 Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights. Hearings held. (All Actions)|
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Introduced in Senate (05/23/2013)
End Racial Profiling Act of 2013 - Prohibits any law enforcement agent or agency from engaging in racial profiling. Grants the United States or an individual injured by racial profiling the right to obtain declaratory or injunctive relief.
Requires federal law enforcement agencies to maintain adequate policies and procedures to eliminate racial profiling and to cease existing practices that permit racial profiling.
Requires state or local governmental entities or state, local, or tribal law enforcement agencies that apply for grants under the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program and the Cops on the Beat Program to certify that they maintain adequate policies and procedures for eliminating racial profiling and have eliminated any existing practices that permit or encourage racial profiling.
Authorizes the Attorney General to award grants and contracts for the collection of data relating to racial profiling and for the development of best practices and systems to eliminate racial profiling. Requires the Attorney General to issue regulations for the collection and compilation of data on racial profiling and for the implementation of this Act.
Actions Overview (1)
|05/23/2013||Introduced in Senate|
All Actions (3)
Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights. Hearings held.
Action By: Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights
Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: Senate
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S3849-3850)
Action By: Senate
Subject — Policy Area:
One Policy Area term, which best describes an entire measure, is assigned to every public bill or resolution.
- Administrative law and regulatory procedures
- Border security and unlawful immigration
- Civil actions and liability
- Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation
- Criminal justice information and records
- Customs enforcement
- Department of Justice
- Government information and archives
- Government liability
- Law enforcement administration and funding
- Racial and ethnic relations
- Right of privacy
|Sen. Durbin, Richard [D-IL]*||05/23/2013|
|Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT]*||05/23/2013|
|Sen. Coons, Christopher A. [D-DE]*||05/23/2013|
|Sen. Harkin, Tom [D-IA]*||05/23/2013|
|Sen. Menendez, Robert [D-NJ]*||05/23/2013|
|Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI]*||05/23/2013|
|Sen. Levin, Carl [D-MI]*||05/23/2013|
|Sen. Mikulski, Barbara A. [D-MD]*||05/23/2013|
|Sen. Warren, Elizabeth [D-MA]*||05/23/2013|
|Sen. Boxer, Barbara [D-CA]*||05/23/2013|
|Sen. Gillibrand, Kirsten E. [D-NY]*||05/23/2013|
|Sen. Lautenberg, Frank R. [D-NJ]*||05/23/2013|
|Sen. Hirono, Mazie K. [D-HI]*||05/23/2013|
|Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR]||06/04/2013|
|Sen. Reid, Harry [D-NV]||06/12/2013|
|Sen. Murphy, Christopher S. [D-CT]||07/29/2013|
|Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI]||11/13/2014|
|Sen. Heinrich, Martin [D-NM]||12/03/2014|
|Committee / Subcommittee||Date||Activity||Reports|
|Senate Judiciary||05/23/2013||Referred to|
|Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights||12/09/2014||Hearings by|