Status Summary

03/03/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor and the Committee on Natural Resources (Updated: 4/23/21)

Legislative Session

2021

Status

In Progress

Sponsor

Rep. Grijalva, Raul M.

This bill would amend the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA) to require equitable distribution of assistance to Indian tribes and increase amounts reserved for allottment to Indian tribes under certain circumstances. The bill would also mandate a Government Accountability Office (GAO) report on child abuse and neglect in American Indian tribal communities.