To provide grants to State, local, territorial, and tribal law enforcement agencies to obtain behavioral health crisis response training for law enforcement officers.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Oklahoma's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 14, 2019
Length: 8 pages
What legislators are saying
“Joyce Cosponsors Bill to Improve Mental Health Crisis Training for Law Enforcement”
— Rep. David Joyce [R-OH14] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 16, 2020
May 14, 2019
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H.R. 2698 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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