H.R.5753 - To authorize the Attorney General to make grants to State and local law enforcement agencies for research, training, and acquiring non-lethal force methods.114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Graves, Garret [R-LA-6] (Introduced 07/13/2016)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/27/2016 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5753 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/13/2016)
This bill directs the Department of Justice to establish the Office of Non-Lethal Technologies and Techniques to coordinate, develop, and refine non-lethal technologies and techniques.
It authorizes the office to award matching grants to state and local law enforcement agencies to purchase non-lethal force technologies and to promote and train officers in the use of non-lethal technologies, strategies, and techniques.
The General Services Administration must identify savings to offset the cost of the grant program.