Public Law 115-166: AMBER Alert in Indian Country Act of 2017

By | April 20, 2019
Seal of the Dept. of Justice.
Seal of the Dept. of Justice.

Reauthorizes the AMBER Alert grant program and extends eligibility to Indian tribes.

Official Summary

Passed House
2018-02-26
Passed Senate
2017-11-29
Signed by President
2018-04-13
Became Public Law
2018-04-13

Amendments

None.

Sponsors

Original sponsor: Sen. McCain, John [R-AZ]

Cosponsors: Sen. Heitkamp, Heidi [D-ND], Sen. Udall, Tom [D-NM], Sen. Daines, Steve [R-MT], Sen. Tester, Jon [D-MT], Sen. Murkowski, Lisa [R-AK], Sen. Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI]

Votes

Passed House by voice vote.

Passed Senate by unanimous consent.

Related bill:  HR 2666

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