Summary: S.2785 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (04/12/2016)

Tribal Youth and Community Protection Act of 2016

This bill reauthorizes through FY2020, and revises, provisions of the Indian Alcohol and Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act of 1986 and other laws that: (1) support efforts to combat alcohol and substance abuse among tribal members, and (2) authorize the Department of Justice to award grants to enhance the criminal justice systems of tribal governments. The bill also expands and modifies tribal jurisdiction over certain crimes.