About the bill
H.R. 3249 officially establishes the Project Safe Neighborhoods Block Grant Program within the Department of Justice's Office of Justice Programs to foster and improve existing partnerships to create safer neighborhoods through sustained reductions in violent crimes. The Program, first created in 2001, had previously been funded through other grants. The legislation authorizes $50 million a year for each of fiscal years 2019 through 2020.
The Senate Amendment adds additional areas of purpose for the Grant Program, including the collection of data on outcomes achieved through the Program, competitive ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 10th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 8, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Jul 14, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 18, 2018
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 18, 2018.
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H.R. 3249 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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