New bill introduced in Senate titled “A bill to amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to promote behavioral health crisis response training among law enforcement officers.”

New bill introduced: A bill to amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to promote behavioral health crisis response training among law enforcement officers.

Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill from the state of MO, without any cosponsors, introduced bill S.2879 on May 17, 2018.

There are currently no amendments.

Claire McCaskill Basics

Claire McCaskill was born on a 1953 in Rolla.

Claire McCaskill has held a number of positions, including United States senator, Member of the Missouri House of Representatives and prosecutor. She was educated at the University of Missouri.

Claire McCaskill Work in Congress

  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for MO from Jan 2017 to Jan 2019 in the Senate 115th congress. She voted along party lines 82.77 percent of the time. She served on the Committee on Armed Services, the Committee on Finance and the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. During this period Claire McCaskill missed 3.29% of the votes, sponsored 36 bills , cosponsored 198 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for MO from Jan 2015 to Jan 2017 in the Senate 114th congress. She voted along party lines 85.42 percent of the time. She served on the Special Committee on Aging, the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs and the Committee on Armed Services. During this period Claire McCaskill missed 4.38% of the votes, sponsored 20 bills , cosponsored 167 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for MO from Jan 2013 to Jan 2015 in the Senate 113th congress. She voted along party lines 95.32 percent of the time. She served on the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, the Committee on Armed Services, the Special Committee on Aging and the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. During this period Claire McCaskill missed 5.63% of the votes, sponsored 31 bills , cosponsored 149 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for MO from Jan 2011 to Jan 2013 in the Senate 112th congress. She voted along party lines 84.68 percent of the time. She served on the Special Committee on Aging, the Committee on Armed Services, the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation and the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. During this period Claire McCaskill missed 3.49% of the votes, sponsored 26 bills , cosponsored 204 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for MO from Jan 2009 to Jan 2011 in the Senate 111th congress. She voted along party lines 80.36 percent of the time. She served on the Special Committee on Aging, the Committee on Armed Services, the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation and the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. During this period Claire McCaskill missed 2.22% of the votes, sponsored 23 bills , cosponsored 164 bills.
  • Served as Senator, 1st Class for MO from Jan 2007 to Jan 2009 in the Senate 110th congress. She voted along party lines 84.4 percent of the time. She served on the Committee on Armed Services, the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs and the Special Committee on Aging. During this period Claire McCaskill missed 2.44% of the votes, sponsored 20 bills , cosponsored 215 bills.
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Sen. Claire McCaskill (D)

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