H.R. 3028: Grand Jury Transparency Act

To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide that the Attorney General may give preferential consideration for grants under part Q of title I of that Act to applications from jurisdictions which have in place laws or ordinances to make available to the public grand jury transcripts and other records considered by grand juries, and for other purposes.

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Jul 10, 2015


Referred to Committee on Jul 10, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on July 10, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Hakeem Jeffries

Representative for New York's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2015
Length: 2 pages


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Jul 10, 2015

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