Eliminate Racial & Religious Profiling Act

Eliminate Religious & Racial Profiling Act

This Bill has:
58% Democratic Support in the Senate
38% Democratic Support in the House

    






     This bill was introduced by Representative John Conyers in the house and Senator Ben Cardin in the Senate.
    This bill aims to eliminate racial and religious profiling by law enforcment agancies. This would be enforced through a civil suit against the law enforcment body and agent in violation of the law. It also requires states and localities to comply before receiving federal grants. It would also allow the attorney general to investigate such claims and for data to be compiled on this issue. 
House Bill: H.R. 1498
Democratic Support: 73
Introduced by: Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-13] (Introduced 03/10/2017)
Latest Action: 03/10/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.


Cosponsors:
  1. Karen Bass
  2. Joyce Beatty 
  3. Donald Beyer
  4. Sanford Bishop
  5. Earl Blumenauer
  6. Andre Carson
  7. Matt Cartwright
  8. Kathy Castor
  9. David Cicilline
  10. Katherine Clark
  11. Steve Cohen
  12. Bonnie Watson Coleman
  13. Elijah Cummings
  14. Danny K Davis
  15. Diana DeGette
  16. Rosa DeLauro
  17. Theodore Deutch
  18. Debbie Dingell
  19. Dwight Evans
  20. Al Green
  21. Raul Grijalva
  22. Alcee Hastings
  23. Sheila Jackson Lee
  24. Pramila Jayapal
  25. Hakeem Jefferies
  26. Eddie Johnson
  27. Henry Johnson
  28. Robin Kelly
  29. Joseph Kennedy
  30. Derek Kilmer
  31. Brenda Lawrence
  32. Barbara Lee 
  33. John Lewis
  34. James McGovern
  35. Gregory Meeks
  36. Gwen Moore
  37. Jerrold Nadler
  38. Grace Napolitano
  39. Donald Payne
  40. Scott Peters
  41. Jamie Raskin
  42. Cedric Richmond
  43. Bobby Rush
  44. John Sarbanes
  45. Robert Scott
  46. Jose Serrano
  47. Terri Sewell
  48. Louise Slaughter
  49. Adam Smith
  50. Eric Swalwell
  51. Bennie Thompson
  52. Marc Veasey
  53. Frederica Wilson
  54. Nydia Velazquez
  55. Maxine Waters
  56. Yvette Clarke
  57. Suzan Delbene
  58. Luis Guiterrez
  59. Alan Lowenthal
  60. Mark Pocan
  61. Doris Matsui
  62. Lucille Roybal-Allard
  63. Frank Pallone
  64. David Scott
  65. Ro Khanna
  66. Judy Chu
  67. Nanette Barragan
  68. Dennis Heck
  69. Anna Eshoo
  70. David Price
  71. Darren Soto
  72. Michelle Grisham