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Titles (2)

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Short Titles - Senate

Short Titles as Introduced

End Racial Profiling Act of 2013

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Official Titles - Senate

Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to eliminate racial profiling by law enforcement, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
05/23/2013 Introduced in Senate

All Actions (3)

Date
12/09/2014 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
05/23/2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: Senate
05/23/2013 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S3849-3850)
Action By: Senate

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Judiciary05/23/2013 Referred to
Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights12/09/2014 Hearings by

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Subjects (13)

  • 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

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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.