To provide grants to State, local, territorial, and tribal law enforcement agencies to purchase chemical screening devices and train personnel to use chemical screening devices in order to enhance law enforcement efficiency and protect law enforcement officers.
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May 17, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 17, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 18th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 17, 2018
Length: 11 pages
May 17, 2018
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H.R. 5871 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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