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H.R. 5740: Enhancing Law Enforcement Resources Act of 2018

The text of the bill below is as of May 9, 2018 (Introduced).


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115th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5740

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 9, 2018

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Agriculture

A BILL

To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to permit the State agency to disclose personal identifying information of a household member to a law enforcement officer who provides such member’s household electronic benefit transfer card number for the purpose of apprehending such member who is fleeing to avoid prosecution, or custody or confinement after conviction, for a crime.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Enhancing Law Enforcement Resources Act of 2018.

2.

Amendment

Section 11(e)(8)(E) of the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 (7 U.S.C. 2020(e)(8)(E)) is amended by inserting (or the number of the member’s household electronic benefit transfer card) after the member the first place it appears.