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house Bill H.R. 119

National Statistics on Deadly Force Transparency Act of 2019

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Title

National Statistics on Deadly Force Transparency Act of 2019

Official Title

To require the Attorney General to issue rules pertaining to the collection and compilation of data on the use of deadly force by law enforcement officers.

Summary

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.

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      house Committees
      Committee on the Judiciary
    IntroducedJanuary 3rd, 2019