42 U.S. Code Chapter 136 - VIOLENT CRIME CONTROL AND LAW ENFORCEMENT

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SUBCHAPTER I—PRISONS
Part A—Violent Offender Incarceration and Truth-in-Sentencing Incentive Grants

Sec. 13701. Definitions. 13702. Authorization of grants. 13703. Violent offender incarceration grants. 13704. Truth-in-sentencing incentive grants. 13705. Special rules. 13706. Formula for grants. 13707. Accountability. 13708. Authorization of appropriations. 13709. Payments for incarceration on tribal lands. 13710. Payments to eligible States for incarceration of criminal aliens. 13711. Support of Federal prisoners in non-Federal institutions. 13712. Report by Attorney General. 13713. Aimee’s Law.
Part B—Miscellaneous Provisions

13721. Task force on prison construction standardization and techniques. 13722. Efficiency in law enforcement and corrections. 13723. Congressional approval of any expansion at Lorton and congressional hearings on future needs. 13724. Conversion of closed military installations into Federal prison facilities. 13725. Correctional job training and placement. 13726. Findings. 13726a. Definitions. 13726b. Federal regulation of prisoner transport companies. 13726c. Enforcement. SUBCHAPTER II—CRIME PREVENTION
Part A—Ounce of Prevention Council

13741. Ounce of Prevention Council. 13742. Ounce of prevention grant program. 13743. “Indian tribe” defined. 13744. Authorization of appropriations.
Part B—Local Crime Prevention Block Grant Program

13751 to 13758. Repealed.
Part C—Model Intensive Grant Programs

13771. Grant authorization. 13772. Uses of funds. 13773. Program requirements. 13774. Applications. 13775. Reports. 13776. Definitions. 13777. Authorization of appropriations.
Part D—Family and Community Endeavor Schools Grant Program

13791. Community schools youth services and supervision grant program. 13792. Repealed. 13793. Authorization of appropriations.
Part E—Assistance for Delinquent and At-Risk Youth

13801, 13802. Repealed.
Part F—Police Recruitment

13811. Grant authority. 13812. Authorization of appropriations.
Part G—National Community Economic Partnership

subpart 1—community economic partnership investment funds

13821. Purpose. 13822. Provision of assistance. 13823. Approval of applications. 13824. Availability of lines of credit and use. 13825. Limitations on use of funds. 13826. Program priority for special emphasis programs.
subpart 2—emerging community development corporations

13841. Community development corporation improvement grants. 13842. Emerging community development corporation revolving loan funds.
subpart 3—miscellaneous provisions

13851. Definitions. 13852. Authorization of appropriations. 13853. Prohibition.
Part H—Community-Based Justice Grants for Prosecutors

13861. Grant authorization. 13862. Use of funds. 13863. Applications. 13864. Allocation of funds; limitations on grants. 13865. Award of grants. 13866. Reports. 13867. Authorization of appropriations. 13868. Definitions.
Part I—Family Unity Demonstration Project

13881. Purpose. 13882. Definitions. 13883. Authorization of appropriations.
subpart 1—grants to states

13891. Authority to make grants. 13892. Eligibility to receive grants. 13893. Report.
subpart 2—family unity demonstration project for federal prisoners

13901. Authority of Attorney General. 13902. Requirements.
Part J—Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Tuberculosis in Correctional Institutions

13911. Prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of tuberculosis in correctional institutions.
Part K—Gang Resistance Education and Training

13921. Gang Resistance Education and Training projects. SUBCHAPTER III—VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN 13925. Definitions and grant provisions.
Part A—Safe Streets for Women

subpart 1—safety for women in public transit

13931. Grants for capital improvements to prevent crime in public transportation.
subpart 2—assistance to victims of sexual assault

13941. Training programs. 13942. Confidentiality of communications between sexual assault or domestic violence victims and their counselors. 13943. Information programs.
Part B—Safe Homes for Women

subpart 1—confidentiality for abused persons

13951. Confidentiality of abused person’s address.
subpart 2—data and research

13961. Research agenda. 13962. State databases. 13963. Number and cost of injuries.
subpart 3—rural domestic violence and child abuse enforcement

13971. Rural domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, stalking, and child abuse enforcement assistance.
subpart 3a—research on effective interventions to address violence against women

13973. Repealed.
subpart 4—transitional housing assistance grants for victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking

13975. Transitional housing assistance grants for victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking.
Part C—Civil Rights for Women

13981. Civil rights.
Part D—Equal Justice for Women in Courts

subpart 1—education and training for judges and court personnel in state courts

13991. Grants authorized. 13992. Training provided by grants. 13993. Cooperation in developing programs in making grants under this part. 13994. Authorization of appropriations.
subpart 2—education and training for judges and court personnel in federal courts

14001. Authorization of circuit studies; education and training grants. 14002. Authorization of appropriations.
Part E—Violence Against Women Act Improvements

14011. Payment of cost of testing for sexually transmitted diseases. 14012. National baseline study on campus sexual assault. 14013. Report on battered women’s syndrome. 14014. Report on confidentiality of addresses for victims of domestic violence. 14015. Report on recordkeeping relating to domestic violence. 14016. Enforcement of statutory rape laws.
Part F—National Stalker and Domestic Violence Reduction

14031. Grant program. 14032. Authorization of appropriations. 14033. Application requirements. 14034. Disbursement. 14035. Technical assistance, training, and evaluations. 14036. Training programs for judges. 14037. Recommendations on intrastate communication. 14038. Inclusion in National Incident-Based Reporting System. 14039. Report to Congress. 14040. Definitions.
Part G—Enhanced Training and Services To End Abuse Later in Life

14041. Enhanced training and services to end abuse in later life. 14041a, 14041b. Omitted.
Part H—Domestic Violence Task Force

14042. Task force.
Part I—Violence Against Women Act Court Training and Improvements

14043 to 14043a–3. Repealed.
Part J—Privacy Protections for Victims of Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Violence, and Stalking

14043b. Grants to protect the privacy and confidentiality of victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking. 14043b–1. Purpose areas. 14043b–2. Eligible entities. 14043b–3. Grant conditions. 14043b–4. Authorization of appropriations.
Part K—Services, Education, Protection and Justice for Young Victims of Violence

14043c. Creating hope through outreach, options, services, and education for children and youth (“CHOOSE Children & Youth”). 14043c–1 to 14043c–3. Repealed.
Part L—Strengthening America’s Families by Preventing Violence Against Women and Children

14043d. Findings. 14043d–1. Purpose. 14043d–2. Saving money and reducing tragedies through prevention (SMART Prevention). 14043d–3, 14043d–4. Repealed.
Part M—Addressing the Housing Needs of Victims of Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking

subpart 1—grant programs

14043e. Findings. 14043e–1. Purpose. 14043e–2. Definitions. 14043e–3. Collaborative grants to increase the long-term stability of victims. 14043e–4. Grants to combat violence against women in public and assisted housing.
subpart 2—housing rights

14043e–11. Housing protections for victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking.
Part N—National Resource Center

14043f. Grant for national resource center on workplace responses to assist victims of domestic and sexual violence.
Part N–1—Sexual Assault Services

14043g. Sexual assault services program.
Part O—Combatting Domestic Trafficking in Persons

14044. Prevention of domestic trafficking in persons. 14044a. Establishment of a grant program to develop, expand, and strengthen assistance programs for certain persons subject to trafficking. 14044b. Protection of juvenile victims of trafficking in persons. 14044c. Enhancing State and local efforts to combat trafficking in persons. 14044d. Senior Policy Operating Group 14044e. Definitions 14044f. Grants for law enforcement training programs.
Part P—Miscellaneous Authorities

14045. Grants for outreach and services to underserved populations. 14045a. Enhancing culturally and linguistically specific services for victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking. 14045b. Grants to combat violent crimes on campuses. 14045c. Repealed. 14045d. Consultation. SUBCHAPTER IV—DRUG CONTROL 14051. Increased penalties for drug-dealing in “drug-free” zones. 14052. Enhanced penalties for illegal drug use in Federal prisons and for smuggling drugs into Federal prisons. 14053. Violent crime and drug emergency areas. SUBCHAPTER V—CRIMINAL STREET GANGS 14061. Juvenile anti-drug and anti-gang grants in federally assisted low-income housing. 14062. Gang investigation coordination and information collection. SUBCHAPTER VI—CRIMES AGAINST CHILDREN 14071 to 14073. Repealed. SUBCHAPTER VII—RURAL CRIME 14081. Rural Crime and Drug Enforcement Task Forces. 14082. Rural drug enforcement training. 14083. More agents for Drug Enforcement Administration. SUBCHAPTER VIII—POLICE CORPS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS TRAINING AND EDUCATION
Part A—Police Corps

14091. Purposes. 14092. Definitions. 14093. Establishment of Office of the Police Corps and Law Enforcement Education. 14094. Designation of lead agency and submission of State plan. 14095. Scholarship assistance. 14096. Selection of participants. 14097. Police Corps training. 14098. Service obligation. 14099. State plan requirements. 14100. Repealed. 14101. Authorization of appropriations. 14102. Repealed.
Part B—Law Enforcement Scholarship Program

14111. Definitions. 14112. Allotment. 14113. Establishment of program. 14114. Scholarships. 14115. Eligibility. 14116. State application. 14117. Local application. 14118. Scholarship agreement. 14119. Authorization of appropriations. SUBCHAPTER IX—STATE AND LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT
Part A—DNA Identification

14131. Quality assurance and proficiency testing standards. 14132. Index to facilitate law enforcement exchange of DNA identification information. 14133. Federal Bureau of Investigation. 14134. Authorization of appropriations. 14135. The Debbie Smith DNA Backlog Grant Program. 14135a. Collection and use of DNA identification information from certain Federal offenders. 14135b. Collection and use of DNA identification information from certain District of Columbia offenders. 14135c. Conditions of release generally. 14135d. Authorization of appropriations. 14135e. Privacy protection standards. 14136. DNA training and education for law enforcement, correctional personnel, and court officers. 14136a. Sexual assault forensic exam program grants. 14136b. DNA research and development. 14136c. National Forensic Science Commission. 14136d. DNA identification of missing persons. 14136e. Kirk Bloodsworth Post-Conviction DNA Testing Grant Program. 14137. Definitions. 14137a. Grants to States to implement DNA arrestee collection processes. 14137b. Expungement of profiles. 14137c. Offset of funds appropriated.
Part B—Police Pattern or Practice

14141. Cause of action. 14142. Data on use of excessive force.
Part C—Improved Training and Technical Automation

14151. Repealed.
Part D—Other State and Local Aid

14161. Repealed.
Part E—Improving the Quality of Representation in State Capital Cases

14163. Capital representation improvement grants. 14163a. Capital prosecution improvement grants. 14163b. Applications. 14163c. State reports. 14163d. Evaluations by Inspector General and administrative remedies. 14163e. Authorization of appropriations. SUBCHAPTER X—MOTOR VEHICLE THEFT PROTECTION 14171. Motor vehicle theft prevention program. SUBCHAPTER XI—PROTECTIONS FOR THE ELDERLY 14181. Missing Alzheimer’s Disease Patient Alert Program. SUBCHAPTER XII—PRESIDENTIAL SUMMIT ON VIOLENCE AND NATIONAL COMMISSION ON CRIME PREVENTION AND CONTROL 14191. Presidential summit. 14192. Establishment; committees and task forces; representation. 14193. Purposes. 14194. Responsibilities of Commission. 14195. Administrative matters. 14196. Staff and support services. 14197. Powers. 14198. Report; termination. 14199. Authorization of appropriations. SUBCHAPTER XIII—VIOLENT CRIME REDUCTION TRUST FUND 14211. Creation of Violent Crime Reduction Trust Fund. 14212. Repealed. 14213. Extension of authorizations of appropriations for fiscal years for which full amount authorized is not appropriated. 14214. Flexibility in making of appropriations. SUBCHAPTER XIV—MISCELLANEOUS 14221. Task force relating to introduction of nonindigenous species. 14222. Coordination of substance abuse treatment and prevention programs. 14223. Edward Byrne Memorial Formula Grant Program.

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42 USCDescription of ChangeSession YearPublic LawStatutes at Large
§ 13701nt new2013113-4 [Sec.] 1001127 Stat. 127
§ 13701nt repealed2013113-4 [Sec.] 104(b)127 Stat. 76
§ 13701nt new2013113-4 [Sec.] 1127 Stat. 54
§ 13701nt new2012112-253 [Sec.] 1126 Stat. 2407
§ 139252013113-4 [Sec.] 3127 Stat. 56
§ 139412013113-4 [Sec.] 105127 Stat. 77
§ 139712013113-4 [Sec.] 202127 Stat. 81
§ 13973repealed2013113-4 [Sec.] 501(b)(1)127 Stat. 101
§ 13975prec2013113-4 [Sec.] 602(1)127 Stat. 109
§ 139752013113-4 [Sec.] 602(2)127 Stat. 109
§ 140322013113-4 [Sec.] 1103127 Stat. 135
§ 14041prec gen amd2013113-4 [Sec.] 204(a)127 Stat. 82
§ 14041gen amd2013113-4 [Sec.] 204(a)127 Stat. 82
§ 14041aomitted2013113-4 [Sec.] 204(a)127 Stat. 82
§ 14041bomitted2013113-4 [Sec.] 204(a)127 Stat. 82
§ 14043repealed2013113-4 [Sec.] 104(b)127 Stat. 76
§ 14043arepealed2013113-4 [Sec.] 104(b)127 Stat. 76
§ 14043a-1repealed2013113-4 [Sec.] 104(b)127 Stat. 76
§ 14043a-2repealed2013113-4 [Sec.] 104(b)127 Stat. 76
§ 14043a-3repealed2013113-4 [Sec.] 104(b)127 Stat. 76
§ 14043cnew2013113-4 [Sec.] 302 "41201"127 Stat. 84
§ 14043crepealed2013113-4 [Sec.] 302127 Stat. 84
§ 14043c-1repealed2013113-4 [Sec.] 302127 Stat. 84
§ 14043c-2repealed2013113-4 [Sec.] 302127 Stat. 84
§ 14043c-3repealed2013113-4 [Sec.] 302127 Stat. 84
§ 14043d-2gen amd2013113-4 [Sec.] 402(a)127 Stat. 92
§ 14043d-3repealed2013113-4 [Sec.] 402(b)(1)127 Stat. 95
§ 14043d-4repealed2013113-4 [Sec.] 402(b)(1)127 Stat. 95
§ 14043eprec2013113-4 [Sec.] 601(a)(1)127 Stat. 101
§ 14043e-12013113-4 [Sec.] 601(a)(2)127 Stat. 102
§ 14043e-22013113-4 [Sec.] 601(a)(3)127 Stat. 102
§ 14043e-32013113-4 [Sec.] 603(1)127 Stat. 110
§ 14043e-42013113-4 [Sec.] 603(2)127 Stat. 110
§ 14043f2013113-4 [Sec.] 701127 Stat. 110
§ 14043g2013113-4 [Sec.] 201127 Stat. 80
§ 140442013113-4 [Sec.] 1252(2)127 Stat. 156
§ 14044ant new2013113-4 [Sec.] 1241(b)127 Stat. 153
§ 14044agen amd2013113-4 [Sec.] 1241(a)127 Stat. 149
§ 14044c2013113-4 [Sec.] 1242127 Stat. 153
§ 14044e2013113-4 [Sec.] 1212(b)(2)(C)127 Stat. 144
§ 14044f2013113-4 [Sec.] 1212(b)(2)(D)127 Stat. 144
§ 14045gen amd2013113-4 [Sec.] 108127 Stat. 78
§ 14045a2013113-4 [Sec.] 109127 Stat. 80
§ 14045b2013113-4 [Sec.] 303127 Stat. 87
§ 14045crepealed2013113-4 [Sec.] 402(b)(2)127 Stat. 95
§ 14045d2013113-4 [Sec.] 903127 Stat. 120
§ 14102repealed2012112-189 [Sec.] 2(b)(1)126 Stat. 1435
§ 141352013113-4 [Sec.] 1006127 Stat. 134
§ 14135nt new2013113-4 [Sec.] 1006127 Stat. 134
§ 14135nt new2013113-4 [Sec.] 1005127 Stat. 132
§ 141352013113-4 [Sec.] 1004127 Stat. 131
§ 14135nt new2013113-4 [Sec.] 1003127 Stat. 131
§ 141352013113-4 [Sec.] 1002127 Stat. 127
§ 141352012112-253 [Sec.] 6126 Stat. 2409

 

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