H.R. 5512: Improving the Juvenile Justice System for Girls Act of 2016

To amend the Incentive Grants for Local Delinquency Prevention Programs under the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 to add gender-responsive services to the list of authorized grant purposes.

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Jun 16, 2016


Referred to Committee on Jun 16, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on June 16, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Rosa DeLauro

Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 16, 2016
Length: 7 pages


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Jun 16, 2016

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H.R. 5512 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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