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Rep. Comstock Legislation to Help Regional Gang Task Forces Passes House

Provided by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s Office Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s (R-VA) Project Safe Neighborhoods Grant Program Authorization Act, which would establish a grant program to provide resources to state and local entities to curb the rise in gang activity and violence passed the House today.  This legislation authorizes $50 million annually for FY2019 through FY2021.  Thirty percent of the appropriated amounts …

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House Judiciary Committee Approves Comstock Bill to Help Local Law Enforcement Combat Gang Violence

Provided by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s Office The House Judiciary Committee today approved by voice vote the Project Safe Neighborhoods Grant Program Authorization Act (H.R. 3249) to curb the rise in gang activity and violence in the United States. This bill, introduced by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-Va.), establishes a grant program to provide resources to state and local law enforcement agencies …

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House Passes Bill to Combat Gang Violence

Provided by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s Office The House of Representatives passed by a bipartisan vote of 233-175 the Criminal Alien Gang Member Removal Act (H.R. 3697). This bill, introduced by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-Va.), Congressman Peter King (R-N.Y.), Immigration and Border Security Subcommittee Chairman Raúl Labrador (R-Idaho), and House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) combats gang violence by criminal …

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Rep. Comstock Introduces Legislation to Help Regional Gang Task Forces

Provided by Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s Office Congresswoman Barbara Comstock (R-VA) introduced H.R. 3249, the Project Safe Neighborhoods Grant Program Authorization Act, which would establish a grant program to provide resources to state and local entities to curb the rise in gang activity and violence.  This legislation authorizes $70 million annually for FY2018 through FY2022.  Twenty percent of the authorized $70 …

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