To require that jurisdictions receiving Byrne JAG funds have in place an independent civilian review board for the purpose of reviewing allegations of brutality and civil rights violations made against law enforcement officers of the law enforcement agency of that jurisdiction.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 8, 2016
Length: 4 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on December 8, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Dec 8, 2016
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H.R. 6505 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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