IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
March 1, 2016
Mr. Grassley (for himself, Mr. Schumer, Mr. Hatch, and Mrs. Feinstein) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
To reauthorize certain programs established by the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006.
This Act may be cited as the
Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act of 2016.
Sex offender management assistance (SOMA) program reauthorization
Section 126(d) of the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006 (42 U.S.C. 16926(d)) is amended to read as follows:
Authorization of appropriations
There are authorized to be appropriated to the Attorney General $20,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2017 through 2018, to be available only for—
the SOMA program; and
the Jessica Lunsford Address Verification Grant Program established under section 631.
Reauthorization of Federal assistance with respect to violations of registration requirements
Section 142(b) of the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006 (42 U.S.C. 16941(b)) is amended by striking
such sums as may be necessary for fiscal years 2007 through 2009 and inserting
to the United States Marshals Service $61,300,000 for each of fiscal years 2017 through 2018.