Summary: H.R.7218 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.7218. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (12/06/2018)

Missing Persons and Unidentified Remains Act of 2018

This bill revises the authority for state grants to improve the reporting of unidentified and missing persons.

Among other things, the bill does the following:

  • authorizes grants to be used for additional activities (e.g., transportation of missing persons and unidentified remains), including with respect to migrants;
  • expands eligible entities; and
  • gives priority to eligible entities in states along the southern border.