H.R.4485: Savanna's Act

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Savanna's Act This bill requires the Department of Justice (DOJ) to update the online data entry format for federal databases relevant to cases of missing and murdered Indians to include a new data field for users to input the victim's tribal enrollment information or affiliation. In addition, DOJ must: make standardized law enforcement and justice protocols that serve as guidelines for law enforcement agencies with respect to missing and...

(Source: Library of Congress)

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Date Description
Jan. 9, 2018
Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
Dec. 4, 2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs.
Nov. 29, 2017
Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Nov. 29, 2017

Introduced in the House by Norma Torres (D-Calif.)

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