The intent of this bill is to direct the Nebraska State Patrol to collect data concerning missing Native American Women. Several topics will be covered and involve multiple agencies of Tribal, State and Federal Government. The goal is to determine the scope of the problem, identify barriers, and find ways to create partnerships to increase reporting and investigation of missing Native American women. A study is to be completed and submitted to the Executive Board of the Legislative Council by June 1, 2020.
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