110-H.AMDT.160 to 110-H.R.1684

Amendment authorizes the Department of Homeland Security Inspector General to assist the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children in conducting reviews of inactive case files.

H.AMDT.160(A015)
Amends: H.R.1684
Sponsor: Rep Lampson, Nick [TX-22](offered 5/9/2007)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment authorizes the Department of Homeland Security Inspector General to assist the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children in conducting reviews of inactive case files.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 20 printed in House Report 110-136 to allow an Inspector General of the Department of Homeland Security to authorize his or her staff to provide assistance on and conduct reviews of the inactive case files, or `cold cases` involving children or offenders outside the US, stored at the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) and to develop recommendations for further investigations.

STATUS:

    5/9/2007 5:11pm:
    Amendment (A015) offered by Mr. Lampson. (consideration: CR H4708-4709; text: CR H4708)
    5/9/2007 5:16pm:
    On agreeing to the Lampson amendment (A015) Agreed to by voice vote.

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