To require that States and localities receiving grants under the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program require law enforcement officers to undergo training on and thereafter employ de-escalation techniques to assist in reducing the need for the use of force by such officers, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 12, 2016
Length: 7 pages
May 12, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 12, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
May 12, 2016
Jun 26, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3060.
H.R. 5221 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 5221 — 114th Congress: Preventing Tragedies Between Police and Communities Act of 2016. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5221
“H.R. 5221 — 114th Congress: Preventing Tragedies Between Police and Communities Act of 2016.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. February 25, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5221>
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