H.R.119 - National Statistics on Deadly Force Transparency Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9] (Introduced 01/03/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/03/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.119 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/03/2019)
National Statistics on Deadly Force Transparency Act of 2019
This bill requires federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies to collect, compile, and submit data to the Department of Justice's (DOJ's) Bureau of Justice Statistics on the use of deadly force by law enforcement officers.
DOJ must reduce by 10% the allocation of funds under the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program for a state or local government that fails to substantially comply.