H.R.1428 - American Law Enforcement Heroes Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Hurd, Will [R-TX-23] (Introduced 03/08/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary | Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/17/2017 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Text: H.R.1428 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
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Referred in Senate (05/17/2017)
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to authorize COPS grantees to use grant funds to hire veterans as career law enforcement officers, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the “American Law Enforcement Heroes Act of 2017”.
Section 1701(b)(2) of title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. 3796dd(b)(2)) is amended by inserting “, including by prioritizing the hiring and training of veterans (as defined in section 101 of title 38, United States Code)” after “Nation”.
Passed the House of Representatives May 16, 2017.
|Attest:||karen l. haas,|