H.R.2666 - AMBER Alert in Indian Country Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Biggs, Andy [R-AZ-5] (Introduced 05/25/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/29/2017 Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2666 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/25/2017)
AMBER Alert in Indian Country Act of 2017
This bill amends the PROTECT Act to reauthorize the AMBER Alert grant program for FY2018.
The bill also modifies the program to:
- make Indian tribes eligible for AMBER Alert grants,
- permit the use of grant funds to integrate state or regional AMBER Alert communication plans with an Indian tribe, and
- allow the waiver of the matching funds requirement for grants awarded to Indian tribes.