H.R.4183 - Domestic Violence Records Reporting Improvement Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Costello, Ryan A. [R-PA-6] (Introduced 10/31/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/17/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4183 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (10/31/2017)
Domestic Violence Records Reporting Improvement Act of 2017
This bill amends the Crime Identification Technology Act of 1998 to require a state, as an eligibility condition to receive a grant under the National Criminal History Improvement Program, to provide to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) a certain percentage of records related to domestic violence convictions and protection orders.
Additionally, the bill amends the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007 to waive the requirement for a state to certify, as an eligibility condition to receive a grant under the NICS Act Record Improvement Program (NARIP), that it has a relief from disabilities program, if the state's primary purpose for the NARIP grant is to improve access to domestic violence records in the NICS.