H.R.2152 - Citizens' Right to Know Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Poe, Ted [R-TX-2] (Introduced 04/26/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/05/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2152 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/26/2017)
Citizens' Right to Know Act of 2017
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 the amount of funds received by the pretrial services program and 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.