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senate Bill S. 1870

Securing Urgent Resources Vital to Indian Victim Empowerment Act

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      senate Committees
      Committee on Indian Affairs
    IntroducedSeptember 27th, 2017

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Title

Securing Urgent Resources Vital to Indian Victim Empowerment Act

Official Title

A bill to amend the Victims of Crime Act of 1984 to secure urgent resources vital to Indian victims of crime, and for other purposes.

Summary

Securing Urgent Resources Vital to Indian Victim Empowerment Act or the SURVIVE Act This bill amends the Victims of Crime Act of 1984 to require the Department of Justice's Office for Victims of Crime to make grants to Indian tribes for programs and services for crime victims, such as domestic violence shelters, rape crisis centers, child abuse programs, child advocacy centers, elder abuse programs, medical care, legal services, relocation, and transitional housing. In addition, the bill makes 5% of the Crime Victims Fund available for these grants.