2016 US Code
Title 42 - The Public Health and Welfare
Chapter 140A - Jennifer's Law
Sec. 14661 - Program authorized

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Citation 42 U.S.C. § 14661 (2016)
Section Name

§14661. Program authorized

Section Text

The Attorney General is authorized to provide grant awards to States to enable States to improve the reporting of unidentified and missing persons.

Source Credit

(Pub. L. 106–177, title II, §202, Mar. 10, 2000, 114 Stat. 36.)

Editorial Notes


Pub. L. 106–468, §1, Nov. 9, 2000, 114 Stat. 2027, provided that: "This Act [enacting section 14665 of this title and provisions set out as a note under section 14665 of this title] may be cited as 'Kristen's Act'."


Pub. L. 106–177, title II, §201, Mar. 10, 2000, 114 Stat. 36, provided that: "This title [enacting this chapter] may be cited as 'Jennifer's Law'."

Publication Title United States Code, 2012 Edition, Supplement 4, Title 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE
Category Bills and Statutes
Collection United States Code
SuDoc Class Number Y 1.2/5:
Contained Within Title 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE
Sec. 14661 - Program authorized
Contains section 14661
Date 2016
Laws In Effect As Of Date January 6, 2017
Positive Law No
Disposition standard
Statutes at Large References 114 Stat. 36, 2027
Public Law References Public Law 106-177, Public Law 106-468
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