A bill 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.
Apr 21, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 22, 2016
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 22, 2016.
Senior Senator from Texas
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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 1 pages
This bill incorporates provisions from:
H.R. 4584: POLICE Act of 2016
Referred to Committee on Feb 23, 2016. 63% incorporated. (compare text)
S. 2002: Mental Health and Safe Communities Act of 2015
Referred to Committee on Aug 5, 2015. 0% incorporated. (compare text)
H.R. 3722: Mental Health and Safe Communities Act of 2015
Referred to Committee on Oct 8, 2015. 0% incorporated. (compare text)
H.R. 2318: COPS Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2015
Referred to Committee on May 14, 2015. 4% incorporated. (compare text)
H.R. 4249: Police Agency Investigation Improvement Act of 2015
Referred to Committee on Dec 15, 2015. 9% incorporated. (compare text)
S. 2401: COPS Improvements Act of 2015
Referred to Committee on Dec 15, 2015. 2% incorporated. (compare text)
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Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
S. 2840 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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