Savanna's Act and Not Invisible Act Clear the U.S. House of Representatives
September 23, 2020
Note: Information in this release was provided by the offices of Sen. Jon Tester and Rep. Greg Gianforte
A U.S. senator and U.S. representative praised the passage Monday of bills aimed at helping investigation of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women.
Following years of constant pressure since originally introducing the Savanna’s Act and the Not Invisible Act, U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, R-Mont., celebrated Monday the U.S. House passage of two of his bipartisan pieces of legislation that work to combat the crisis of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women by bolstering data collection and information sharing between tribes and law enforcement agencies and strengthening violent crime prevention efforts in Indian Country.