H.R. 4584: POLICE Act of 2016

To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to authorize COPS grantees to use grant funds for active shooter training, and for other purposes.

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Feb 23, 2016


Referred to Committee on Feb 23, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on February 23, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


John Carter

Representative for Texas's 31st congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 23, 2016
Length: 2 pages


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Feb 23, 2016

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H.R. 4584 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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