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Committee on the JudiciaryIntroducedJanuary 28th, 2009
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Border Law Enforcement Relief Act of 2009
A bill to provide financial aid to local law enforcement officials along the Nation's borders, and for other purposes.
Border Law Enforcement Relief Act of 2009 - Authorizes the Attorney General to award grants on a competitive basis to eligible law enforcement agencies to assist such agencies in addressing border-related criminal activity within their jurisdictions. Defines "eligible law enforcement agency" as a tribal, state, or local law enforcement agency located or performing duties in a county that is within 100 miles of the Mexican or Canadian border or a county that has been designated by the Attorney General as a high impact area.