Justice & Public Safety Steering Committee

All matters pertaining to criminal justice and public safety systems, including ​criminal justice planning, law enforcement, courts, corrections, homeland security, community crime prevention, juvenile justice and delinquency prevention, emergency management, fire prevention and control, and civil disturbances.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

NACo Podcast Series: Using Informed Pretrial Decision Making to Improve Outcomes

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 From the Washington Watch blog

Senate Appropriations Committee Advances CJS Spending Bill

​On June 11, the Senate Appropriations Committee voted 27-3 to advance the FY 2016 Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies (CJS)... (read more)

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Second Chance Reauthorization Act Introduced in the Senate

Sens. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) and Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) introduced the bipartisan Second Chance Reauthorization Act (S.1513) in their chamber on June 4.... (read more)

2 weeks ago | 0

New Law Will Help Counties Fight Human Trafficking

The Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act (JVTA) (S.178) was signed into law on May 29, after it swept through... (read more)

3 weeks ago | 0

FEMA Continues Reform of NFIP Claims and Appeals Process

​On May 18, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) opened the Hurricane Sandy review process... (read more)

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