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Key Provisions

  • Law enforcement cannot refuse to take a missing persons report due to the fact that the missing person is an adult
  • GREATER cooperation between local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies
  • MORE comprehensive training and education for law enforcement agencies involved in missing persons cases and unidentified human remains cases
  • MORE access to federal databases for medical examiners and coroners to upload and compare evidence
  • CONTINUING federal funding for DNA testing and the combined DNA index system.
  • BASED on model State legislation

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