This section presents a sample of links to online Federal and State legislation and testimony.
Following are examples of specific pieces of Federal legislation concerning gangs and the prevention of gang activity:
To conduct a search of Federal legislation, visit Congress.gov.
On the National Gang Center (NGC) Web site, there is a Compilation of Gang-Related Legislation. Using automated databases and working with a variety of entities, NGC updates this page with new and updated gang-related legislation information. The legislation can be viewed by state or by gang-related subject.
To learn more legislation that has been enacted or introduced in a specific state, conduct a search of the state's legislature Web site. See the State Legislatures Internet Links section of the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) Web site to locate appropriate sites. NCSL may also be of further assistance in obtaining additional information about legislation at the state-level.