H.R.6016 - Citizens' Right to Know Act of 2016114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Poe, Ted [R-TX-2] (Introduced 09/13/2016)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/26/2016 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6016 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/13/2016)
Citizens' Right to Know Act of 2016
This bill requires a state or local government that receives funds under a Department of Justice (DOJ) grant program and uses such funds for a pretrial services program to annually report certain information about participating defendants.
DOJ must publish the information.
Additionally, DOJ must reduce the grant allocation of a state or local government that fails to comply.