H.R. 2381: Racial Profiling Prevention Act

Introduced:

May 15, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on May 15, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on May 15, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Eleanor Norton

Delegate for District of Columbia At Large

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 15, 2015
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To provide grants to States in order to prevent racial profiling.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Summary

The Racial Profiling Prevention Act would provide funding to states to enforce laws prohibiting racial profiling in traffic stops on federal highways. Funding would be in the form of grants given to states that have sufficiently demonstrated such enforcement. These grants must then be used for the collection of traffic data and implementation of programs to reduce racial profiling. Rep ...

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History

May 15, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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