Senate Bill 4543
116th Congress(2019-2020)
David Dorn Back the Blue Act
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Sep 9, 2020
Overview
Text
Introduced
Sep 9, 2020
Latest Action
Sep 9, 2020
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
4543
Congress
116
Policy Area
Crime and Law Enforcement
Crime and Law Enforcement
Primary focus of measure is criminal offenses, investigation and prosecution, procedure and sentencing; corrections and imprisonment; juvenile crime; law enforcement administration. Measures concerning terrorism may fall under Emergency Management or International Affairs policy areas.
Sponsorship by Party
Missouri
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

David Dorn Back the Blue Act

This bill directs the Department of Justice (DOJ) to provide programs to support the hiring and retention of law enforcement personnel and to increase their salaries. Further, DOJ may make grants to state and local law enforcement agencies for this purpose.

Text (1)
September 9, 2020
Actions (2)
09/09/2020
Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S5514-5515)
09/09/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Sep 10, 2020 4:27:11 AM
Updated
Mar 16, 2021 4:42:37 AM