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Award Title:  Yankton Sioux Tribal Sex Offender Registry Program

Award Description:

The Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006 (AWA) authorizes the Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking (SMART) to administer grants to assist states, the District of Columbia, U.S. territories and tribal jurisdictions in developing and/or enhancing sex offender registration and notification programs that support substantial implementation of Title I of the AWA, the Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act (SORNA). SORNA was enacted to protect the public from convicted sex offenders and offenders against children by establishing a comprehensive national system for the registration of those offenders. The Yankton Sioux Tribe will use grant funds to support ongoing SORNA program activities by funding the tribe's sex offender registry official's salary, fringe, travel and training expenses and office expenses incurred by the registry department. Additionally, the tribe will use these funds to purchase biometric recovery equipment. ca/ncf

Awardee Name:  Yankton Sioux Tribe Award Number: 2018-AW-BX-0001
Solicitation Title:  SMART FY 18 AWA Implementation Grant Fiscal Year: 2018
Supplement Number: 00 Amount:  $140,588
Earmark: No Recovery: No
State/Territory: SD County: Charles Mix
Congressional District: 00 Award Status: Open