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PA Bill Number: SB897

Title: In sentencing, further providing for sentences for certain drug offenses committed with firearms.

Description: In sentencing, further providing for sentences for certain drug offenses committed with firearms. ...

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: Oct 15, 2019

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB4332

this is an anti-gun bill   evalutation

There are already adequate safeguards in the use of force by law enforcement. This is a direct attack on law enforcement's ability to operate.

Legislation Overview

Title: Grand Jury Reform Act of 2017

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation: Criminal procedure and sentencing: Evidence and witnesses: Law enforcement administration and funding: Law enforcement officers: Violent crime

Description: Grand Jury Reform Act of 2017 This bill conditions a state or local government's receipt of funds under the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant program on the state's compliance with certain requirements following an incident involving the use of deadly force by a local law enforcement officer that results in a person's death. Specifically, the governor must appoint a special prosecutor to present evidence before a judge to determine whether probable cause exists to criminally charge the law enforcement officer. The hearing must be open to the public.

Session: 115th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.

Last Action Date: December 13, 2017

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/4332/all-info

Sponsors

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16 sponsors: Henry Johnson (D); Steve Cohen (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Michelle Lujan Grisham (D); Gerald Connolly (D); Bonnie Coleman (D); Alcee Hastings (D); David Scott (D); Lacy Clay (D); Keith Ellison (D); Eddie Johnson (D); David Cicilline (D); John Conyers (D); Gwen Moore (D); Jerrold Nadler (D); Hakeem Jeffries (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Dec 13 2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
House Nov 9 2017 Introduced in House
House Nov 9 2017 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Nov 17 2017 federal bill text bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee

Chamber: H

Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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