To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to authorize public safety and community policing grants to be used to make grants to institutions of higher education, with priority given to Predominantly Black Institutions and other similar institutions, to support majors related to criminal justice, for the purpose of increasing the racial diversity of law enforcement agencies, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 2, 2015
Length: 3 pages
Nov 2, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 2, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 2, 2015
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