42 U.S. Code Subchapter IX - STATE AND LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT
- PART A - DNA Identification (§§ 14131 to 14137c)
- PART B - Police Pattern or Practice (§§ 14141 to 14142)
- PART C - Improved Training and Technical Automation (§ 14151)
- PART D - Other State and Local Aid (§ 14161)
- PART E - Improving the Quality of Representation in State Capital Cases (§§ 14163 to 14163e)
- PART F - Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu National Blue Alert (§§ 14165 to 14165b)
Ex. Ord. No. 13684, Dec. 18, 2014, 79 F.R. 76865, provided:
By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, and in order to identify the best means to provide an effective partnership between law enforcement and local communities that reduces crime and increases trust, it is hereby ordered as follows:
(b) The President shall designate two members of the Task Force to serve as Co-Chairs.
(b) The Task Force shall be solely advisory and shall submit a report to the President by March 2, 2015.
(b) The Director of the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services shall serve as Executive Director of the Task Force and shall, as directed by the Co-Chairs, convene regular meetings of the Task Force and supervise its work.
(c) In carrying out its mission, the Task Force shall be informed by, and shall strive to avoid duplicating, the efforts of other governmental entities.
(d) The Department of Justice shall provide administrative services, funds, facilities, staff, equipment, and other support services as may be necessary for the Task Force to carry out its mission to the extent permitted by law and subject to the availability of appropriations.
(e) Members of the Task Force shall serve without any additional compensation for their work on the Task Force, but shall be allowed travel expenses, including per diem, to the extent permitted by law for persons serving intermittently in the Government service (5 U.S.C. 5701–5707).
(i) the authority granted by law to a department, agency, or the head thereof; or
(ii) the functions of the Director of the Office of Management and Budget relating to budgetary, administrative, or legislative proposals.
(b) This order is not intended to, and does not, create any right or benefit, substantive or procedural, enforceable at law or in equity by any party against the United States, its departments, agencies, or entities, its officers, employees, or agents, or any other person.
(c) Insofar as the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended (5 U.S.C. App.) (the “Act”) may apply to the Task Force, any functions of the President under the Act, except for those in section 6 of the Act, shall be performed by the Attorney General.