H.R. 1888: Jamiel Shaw, Jr. Memorial Act of 2013

Introduced:
May 08, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee on May 08, 2013
Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted
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Introduced
May 08, 2013
Reported by Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by the President
 
Sponsor
Walter Jones Jr.
Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
May 08, 2013
Length
4 pages
 
Full Title

To make payments by the Department of Homeland Security to a State contingent on a State providing the Federal Bureau of Investigation with certain statistics, to require Federal agencies, departments, and courts to provide such statistics to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and to require the Federal Bureau of Investigation to publish such statistics.

Summary

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Prognosis

18% chance of getting past committee.
3% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Committees

House Homeland Security

Oversight and Management Efficiency

House Judiciary

Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations

Immigration and Border Security

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H.R. stands for House of Representatives bill.

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Library of Congress Summary

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5/8/2013--Introduced.
Jamiel Shaw, Jr. Memorial Act of 2013 - Prohibits the payment of funds to a state or its political subdivisions under any program or activity administered by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) unless such state:
(1) compiles statistics on each person arrested, charged, convicted of a crime, or incarcerated by such state, including the immigration status and country of origin of such persons and the crimes for which such persons were arrested, charged, convicted, or incarcerated;
(2) reports such statistics monthly to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); and
(3) certifies, on a monthly basis, compliance with the requirements of this Act. Requires each federal agency to compile similar statistics and report on such statistics monthly to the FBI.
Requires the FBI to annually publish all statistics reported under this Act as a separate data collection of its Uniform Crime Reports. Defines "crime" for purposes of this Act.

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