Summary

                            To require the Attorney General to issue rules pertaining to the collection and compilation of data on the use of deadly force by law enforcement officers.

Introduced in House
National Statistics on Deadly Force Transparency Act of 2017

This bill requires federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies to
collect, compile, and submit data to the Department of Justice's (DOJ's) Bureau
of Justice Statistics (BJS) on the use of deadly force by law enforcement
officers. 

The BJS must report to Congress and publish such data. 

DOJ must reduce by 10% the allocation of funds under the Edward Byrne Memorial
Justice Assistance Grant Program for a state or local government that fails to
substantially comply.



                        

Actions

  • Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.

    Jan 24th, 2017
  • Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

    Jan 24th, 2017
  • Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E84)

    Jan 24th, 2017
  • Introduced in House

    Jan 24th, 2017
  • Introduced in House

    Jan 24th, 2017