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.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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​FY 2015 Appropriations Process Moves Ahead

On April 9, the House Appropriations Committee approved the FY 2015 Military Construction/​Veteran's Affairs and Legislative Branch Appropriations bills by voice vote.... (read more)

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​NACo President Testifies before House Committee on Disaster Mitigation

On April 3, NACo president Linda Langston, Supervisor, Linn County, Iowa testified before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee's Subcommittee on Economic... (read more)

2 weeks ago | 0

President Signs Flood Insurance Bill Into Law

​On March 21, President Obama signed the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014 (PL 113-89) into law. This represents a major win... (read more)

3 weeks ago | 0

​Flood Insurance Bill Clears Congress, Moves to President’s Desk for Signature

On March 13, 2014 the U.S. Senate passed the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014 (H.R. 3370) by a vote... (read more)

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