Byrne-JAG Funds Cut from Supplemental Legislation

he president recently signed fiscal year (FY) 2008 emergency supplemental appropriations legislation (hereafter called the “supplemental”). Unfortunately, the final version of the legislation did not include additional funding for the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (Byrne-JAG) program that had been included in earlier versions of the legislation. Specifically, the supplemental approved by the Senate … Continue reading Byrne-JAG Funds Cut from Supplemental Legislation