There is one summary for H.R.1857. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (04/03/2017)

Confidential Informant Accountability Act of 2017

This bill directs the Department of Justice, the Department of Homeland Security, and the Department of the Treasury to report to Congress on: (1) serious crimes committed by informants maintained by their law enforcement agencies, (2) amounts paid to the informants, and (3) amounts received through information from or cooperation by the informants.

The bill defines the term "serious crime."