Summary of Amendments Submitted to the Rules Committee for H.R. 5698 - Protect and Serve Act of 2018

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May 14, 2018 4:22 PM

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Goodlatte (VA)


MANAGER’S AMENDMENT Adds clarifying language so only those who cause injury to a law enforcement officer with intent, not by accident, can be charged under the statute. It also amends the definition of law enforcement officer to assure correctional officers are covered by the definition.