H.R.1857 - Confidential Informant Accountability Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lynch, Stephen F. [D-MA-8] (Introduced 04/03/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/24/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Introduced
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
- Passed House
- Passed Senate
- To President
- Became Law
Summary: H.R.1857 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
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."