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

Action on ​U.S. Department of Homeland Security Appropriations

On January 9, House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers (R-Ky.) introduced H.R. 240, the appropriations bill that would fund the U.S. Department... (read more)

3 weeks ago | 0

​Update on Wildfire Mitigation and Suppression Bills

On June 26, the Senate Appropriations Committee approved a $39 billion Homeland Security spending bill for FY 2015. The bill includes... (read more)

6 months ago | 0

​House Appropriators Maintain Level Funding for FEMA State and Local Grants; Reject National Preparedness Grant Program

On June 11, the House Appropriations Committee approved the FY 2015 Homeland Security spending bill by voice vote.  Appropriators are calling for... (read more)

8 months ago | 0

​House Passes FY 2015 Commerce, Justice, Science Appropriations Bill

On May 30, the House of Representatives approved its FY 2015 Commerce, Justice and Science (CJS) Appropriations bill in a bipartisan... (read more)

8 months ago | 0


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