Public Safety and Crime Prevention

DFL Party Platform: “We advocate strong law enforcement policies combined with vigorous crime prevention programs that emphasize education, treatment and rehabilitation.”

Includes:

  • Common sense gun control legislation
  • Criminal justice reforms

H. R. 4836, Break the Cycle of Violence Act.

Summary: This bill authorizes new grant programs to support violence intervention initiatives. Specifically, the Bureau of Justice Assistance must award grants for coordinated violence reduction initiatives in units of local government that…

H. R. 2610, Stop Senior Scams Act.

Summary: This bill establishes a Senior Scams Prevention Advisory Council, which shall create model educational materials to educate employees of retailers, financial-services companies, and wire-transfer companies on how to identify and prevent scams that affect seniors. (Cosponsors)…

H. R. 2708, Disarm Hate Act.

Summary: The bill expands the categories of persons who are prohibited from receiving or possessing a firearm. Specifically, it prohibits firearm sale or transfer to and receipt, possession, shipment, or the transport…

H. R. Stop Vaping Ads Act of 2019.

Summary: To amend the Federal Cigarette Labeling and Advertising Act to extend the prohibition on electronic advertisements of cigarettes and little cigars to electronic nicotine delivery systems. Cosponsors (Partisan) ANGIE…

H. R. 1171, FASTER Act.

Full Titile: Funding for Aviation Screeners and Threat Elimination Restoration Act Summary: This bill repeals the requirement that a portion of aviation security service fees collected from passengers be credited as…

H. R. 372, Honoring Our Fallen TSA Officers Act.

Summary: This bill extends public safety officers’ death benefits to Transportation Security Administration employees performing official duties related to protecting the nation’s transportation systems. Cosponsors ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig…

H. R. 2208, Cabin Air Safety Act of 2019.

Summary: To improve the safety of the air supply on commercial aircraft, and for other purposes. Cosponsors ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig cosponsored the bill on 5/08/19. STATUS: Introduced 4/10/19 by…

H. R. 1629, 911 SAVES Act.

Summary: To require the Director of the Office of Management and Budget to review and make certain revisions to the Standard Occupational Classification System, and for other purposes. Cosponsors ANGIE…