S.1537 - Lifesaving Gear for Police Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Toomey, Pat [R-PA] (Introduced 05/16/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/16/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1537 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/16/2019)
Lifesaving Gear for Police Act
This bill invalidates any regulation, rule, guidance, recommendation, or policy issued on or after May 15, 2015, that limits the sale or donation of excess federal property to state and local law enforcement agencies unless enacted by Congress.
Additionally, it prohibits the use of federal funds to implement such regulation, rule, guidance, recommendation, or policy.
Property that was recalled or seized on or after May 15, 2015, must be returned, replaced, or reissued to the state or local law enforcement agency.