Gang-Related Legislation by Subject
(Laws Updated Through December 2018)

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Federal view all subjects for this jurisdiction To access United States Code, visit https://www.govinfo.gov/app/collection/uscode. To access Code of Federal Regulations, visit https://gov.ecfr.io/cgi-bin/ECFR.

34 U.S.C. § 10381, Authority to make public safety and community policing grants.

42 U.S.C. §§ 11801 to 11806. Drug Education and Prevention Relating to Youth Gangs. [Drug Abuse Education and Prevention]

42 U.S.C. § 11801. Establishment of drug abuse education and prevention program relating to youth gangs.

Alabama view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://alisondb.legislature.state.al.us/alison/codeofalabama/1975/coatoc.htm.

Ala. Code § 41-15B-2.2. Allocation of trust fund revenues.

Arizona view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://www.azleg.gov/arstitle/.

Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 11-1051. Cooperation and assistance in enforcement of immigration laws; indemnification.

Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 12-116.04. Assessment; law enforcement officer equipment; gang and immigration intelligence team enforcement mission.

Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 13-2314. Racketeering; civil remedies by this state; definitions.

Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 13-2314.01. Anti-racketeering revolving fund; use of fund; reports; audit.

Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 13-2314.03. County anti-racketeering revolving fund; use of fund; reports.

Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 41-191.07. Street gang enforcement revolving fund; use; exemption from lapsing.

Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 41-617.01. Arizona drug and gang prevention resource center; report.

Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 41-1724. Gang and immigration intelligence team enforcement mission fund; subaccount; use of monies; reporting requirement.

Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 41-2401. Criminal justice enhancement fund.

Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 41-2402. Drug and gang enforcement fund; resource center fund; uses.

Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 41-2405. Arizona criminal justice commission; powers and duties; staff.

Arkansas view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.lexisnexis.com/hottopics/arcode/.

Ark. Code § 5-64-505. Property subject to forfeiture -- Procedure -- Disposition of property.

Ark. Code § 5-74-109. Premises and real property used by criminal gangs, organizations, or enterprises, or used by anyone in committing a continuing series of violations -- Civil remedies.

California view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/codes.xhtml.

Cal. Ed. Code § 32282 (LexisNexis). ["Contents of comprehensive school safety plan; Use of existing resources and handbook; Grants for implementation; Evaluation and amendment; Submission for approval"]

Cal. Ed. Code § 51264 (LexisNexis). ["Guidelines for incorporating in-service training in gang violence and drug and alcohol abuse prevention; Assistance in developing in-service training programs and qualifying for funding; Encouragement to develop single plan; Consultation with California Emergency Management Agency"]

Cal. Gov't. Code § 15029 (LexisNexis). ["Crack Down Task Force Program"]

Cal. Gov't. Code § 30061 (LexisNexis). ["Supplemental Law Enforcement Services Account established in each county; Allocation and appropriation of moneys; Requirements for funded programs, strategies, and system enhancements; Reporting"]

Cal. Gov't. Code § 30061 (LexisNexis). ["Supplemental Law Enforcement Services Account established in each county; Allocation and appropriation of moneys; Requirements for funded programs, strategies, and system enhancements; Reporting"]

Cal. Gov't. Code § 30062 (LexisNexis). ["Purposes:" Supplemental Local Law Enforcement Funding]

Cal. Gov't. Code § 53069.3 (LexisNexis). ["Use of public funds to remove graffiti"]

Cal. Gov't. Code § 70615. (LexisNexis). ["Fees for certain appeals to superior court"]

Cal. Health. &. Saf. Code § 11489 (LexisNexis). ["Distribution of funds from sale of forfeited property"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 246.1 (LexisNexis). ["Forfeiture of vehicle involved in violent offenses; Disposition of proceeds"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 13825 (LexisNexis). ["State Graffiti Clearinghouse"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 13825.3 (LexisNexis). ["Disbursement of funds; Evaluation of program; Report"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 13825.4 (LexisNexis). ["Use of funds"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 13825.5 (LexisNexis). ["Eligibility for funding"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 13825.6 (LexisNexis). ["Program administration expenses; Technical assistance"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 13826.1 (LexisNexis {Operative date contingent}). ["Gang Violence Suppression Program; Use of funds"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 13826.4 (LexisNexis {Operation contingent}). ["Enhanced law enforcement efforts"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 13826.7 (LexisNexis). ["Federal funding; When chapter becomes operative"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 13826.11 (LexisNexis {Operation contingent}). [California Council on Criminal Justice/Gang Violence Suppression: "Legislative findings and declarations; 'ASAP' pilot program"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 13826.65 (LexisNexis {Operation contingent}). ["Gang violence prevention curriculum; Prevention and intervention services"]

Cal. Pen. Code § 13844 (LexisNexis). ["Activities for which funds may be used; Utilization of volunteers and senior citizens; Local commitment"]

Cal. Pub. Resources. Code § 5096.334 (LexisNexis). ["Counties of specified population"]

Cal. Wel. &. Inst. Code § 625.5 (LexisNexis). ["Curfew; Effect of violations; Fees"]

Cal. Wel. &. Inst. Code § 730.6 (LexisNexis). ["Imposition of restitution fine; Community service; Fee"]

Cal. Wel. &. Inst. Code § 740 (LexisNexis). ["Placement in community care facility within county of residence; Exceptions; Notice; Plan and formal agreement for supervision and visitation; Disclosure of certain information to law enforcement; Notice of unusual incidents; Judicial review; Costs"]

Cal. Wel. &. Inst. Code § 749.22 (LexisNexis). ["Eligibility"]

Cal. Wel. &. Inst. Code § 990 (LexisNexis). ["Definitions:" Juvenile and Gang Violence Prevention, Detention, and Public Protection Act of 1998]

Cal. Wel. &. Inst. Code § 991 (LexisNexis). ["Monies available for allocation"]

Cal. Wel. &. Inst. Code § 1820.3 (LexisNexis). ["Eligibility to receive partnership funds"]

Colorado view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.lexisnexis.com/hottopics/colorado/.

Colo. Rev. Stat. § 11-33-126 (LexisNexis). ["Compliance with federal requirements - due diligence"]

Connecticut view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://search.cga.state.ct.us/r/statute/dtsearch_form.asp.

Conn. Gen. Stat. § 54-36i. Drug assets forfeiture revolving account. Allocation of moneys.

Delaware view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://delcode.delaware.gov/.

Del. Code tit. 11, § 6562B. Confiscated Contraband Interdiction Fund.

District of Columbia view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://code.dccouncil.us/dc/council/code/.

D.C. Code § 1–325.101. Anti-Graffiti Mural Assistance Program Fund.

D.C. Code § 42–3141.08. Graffiti Abatement Fund.

Florida view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.leg.state.fl.us/statutes/.

Fla. Stat. § 943.031. Florida Violent Crime and Drug Control Council.

Georgia view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.lexisnexis.com/hottopics/gacode/default.

Ga. Code Ann. § 16-15-10 (LexisNexis). ["Criminal Street Gang Reward Fund"]

Idaho view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://legislature.idaho.gov/statutesrules/idstat/.

Idaho Code Ann. § 18-7801. Short title. [Racketeering Act]

Idaho Code Ann. § 18-7805. Racketeering — Civil Remedies.

Illinois view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.ilga.gov/legislation/ilcs/ilcs.asp.

20 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 2605/55a. Powers and duties, generally.

20 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 2605/2605-35. Division of Operations (formerly Criminal Investigation).

20 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 2605/2605-420. Assisting victims and witnesses of gang crime.

20 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 3930/7. Powers and duties. [Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority]

30 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 105/5.833. The Gang Crime Witness Protection Program Fund.

30 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 105/8p. State Police Street Gang-Related Crime Fund.

725 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 173/15. Funding.

725 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 173/20. Gang Crime Witness Protection Program Fund.

730 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 5/3-7-6. Reimbursement for expenses.

740 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 147/40. Contraband.

Indiana view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://iga.in.gov/legislative/laws/2017/ic/titles/034.

Ind. Code § 5-2-6-3. Duties of institute. [Indiana Criminal Justice Institute]

Ind. Code § 5-2-6-22. Gang crime witness protection fund.

Ind. Code § 5-2-10.1-2. Purpose and composition of fund; grant priorities and amounts.

Kansas view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.kslegislature.org/li/b2017_18/statute/.

Kan. Stat. Ann. § 75-52,112. Community correction grants; goals; county priority; proposal requirements; implementation timelines; evaluation, continued funding; secretary's report.

Louisiana view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://legis.la.gov/legis/LawSearch.aspx.

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1424. Juvenile delinquency and gang prevention advisory boards; membership.

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1425. Purposes.

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1426. Powers and duties.

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1427. Establishment.

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1428. Delinquency prevention plan; programs; grants.

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1429. Grant application procedures.

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1430. Restrictions.

La. Stat. Ann. § 17:13.1. Crime Prevention in Schools Act.

Maryland view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://mgaleg.maryland.gov/webmga/frmStatutes.aspx.

Md. Code, Crim. Law § 9-804. Participation in criminal gang prohibited.

Massachusetts view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://malegislature.gov/Laws/Search.

Mass. Gen. Laws ch. 267A, § 4. Forfeiture of monetary instruments or other property obtained in violation of Sec. 2.

Michigan view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.legislature.mi.gov/mileg.aspx?page=MCLBasicSearch.

Mich. Comp. Laws § 432.212. Wagering tax; rate; creation of state casino gaming fund; administration; allocations; certification of casino licensee; imposition of tax; effect of law allowing operation of video lottery at horse racetracks; wagering on simulcast horse races; payments; effect of city ordinance; existing appropriations or expenditures; definitions.

Mich. Comp. Laws § 750.159j. Violation as felony; penalties; imposition of costs; order to criminally forfeit property; additional authority of court; conditions for entering order of criminal forfeiture; attorney fees; determination of extent of property; property not reachable; retention of property by law enforcement agency; disposition of money seized; seizure; other criminal or civil remedies not precluded.

Mich. Comp. Laws § 769.1. Authority and power of court; crimes for which juvenile to be sentenced as adult; fingerprints as condition to sentencing; hearing at juvenile's sentencing; determination; criteria; waiver; violation of MCL 333.7403; statement on record; transcript; reimbursement provision in order of commitment; disposition of collections; order to intercept tax refunds and initiate offset proceedings; notice; order directed to person responsible for juvenile's support; hearing; copy of order; retention of jurisdiction over juvenile; annual review; examination of juvenile's annual report; forwarding report.

Minnesota view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://www.revisor.mn.gov/statutes/.

Minn. Stat. § 126C.44. Safe Schools Levy.

Minn. Stat. § 145.958. Youth Violence Prevention.

Minn. Stat. § 299A.296. Community Crime Prevention Programs; Grants.

Minn. Stat. § 299A.642. Violent Crime Coordinating Council.

Minn. Stat. § 299C.065. Undercover Buy Fund; Witness and Victim Protection.

Mississippi view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.lexisnexis.com/hottopics/mscode/.

Miss. Code Ann. §§ 97-3-54 to 97-3-54-9. Human Trafficking Act.

Miss. Code Ann. § 37-3-82. Mississippi Community Oriented Policing Services in Schools Grant Program established; purpose; use of funds.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-17. Forfeiture of firearms, ammunition, and dangerous weapons used by criminal street gangs; disposition of property seized; procedure.

Missouri view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.moga.mo.gov/mostatutes/statutesAna.html.

Mo. Rev. Stat. § 160.530. Eligibility for state aid, allocation of funds to professional development committee--statewide areas of critical need, funds--success leads to success grant program created, purpose--listing of expenditures.

Mo. Rev. Stat. § 161.650. Department to Identify and Adopt Violence Prevention Program, District to Administer—State Board to Adopt Violence Prevention Program—Duties—Administered How—Funding.

Mo. Rev. Stat. § 313.835. Gaming commission fund created, purpose, expenditures — disposition of proceeds of gaming commission fund.

Mo. Rev. Stat. § 589.310. Establishment and Enhancement of Local Crime Prevention Programs—Proactive Partnership Prevention Approach—Amount of Funding—Audit—Rules.

Nebraska view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://nebraskalegislature.gov/laws/laws.php.

Neb. Rev. Stat. § 13-2610. Convention Center Support Fund; created; use; investment; distribution to certain areas; development fund; committee.

Neb. Rev. Stat. § 29-2262.07. Probation Program Cash Fund; created; use; investment.

Neb. Rev. Stat. § 81-1450. Office of Violence Prevention; director; administration and supervision; responsibilities; advisory council; meetings; duties.

Nevada view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://www.leg.state.nv.us/law1.cfm.

Nev. Rev. Stat. § 206.340. Graffiti Reward Account Created; Administrative Assessment to Be Imposed for Certain Violations; Use of Money in Account.

Nev. Rev. Stat. § 244.3695. Graffiti Reward and Abatement Fund: Creation; Use; Administrative Assessments; Payment of Rewards.

Nev. Rev. Stat. § 268.4085. Graffiti Reward and Abatement Fund: Creation Required; Use of Money; Administrative Assessment; Offer of Reward.

Nev. Rev. Stat. § 268.4128. Ordinance Concerning Criminal Gang Activity and Certain Buildings and Places Harboring Such Activity: Injunctions; Damages; Fees and Costs; Violation of Injunction; Immune Entities.

Nev. Rev. Stat. Ann. §§ 207.350 to 207.520. [Racketeering chapter]

Nev. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 207.415. Account for Prosecution of Racketeering created; use and distribution of money by Attorney General; reimbursement of Account.

New Jersey view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://lis.njleg.state.nj.us/nxt/gateway.dll?f=templates&fn=default.htm&vid=Publish:10.1048/Enu.

N.J. Rev. Stat. § 13:1E-217. Clean Communities Program Fund.

North Carolina view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://www.ncleg.gov/Laws/GeneralStatutes.

N.C. Gen. Stat. § 143B-851. Powers and Duties. [Juvenile Crime Prevention Councils]

Ohio view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://codes.ohio.gov/orc/.

Ohio Rev. Code § 737.04. Mutual aid contracts for police protection.

Ohio Rev. Code § 2923.42. Participating in criminal gang.

Ohio Rev. Code § 2923.44. Criminal forfeiture of property relating to gang participation.

Oklahoma view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.oklegislature.gov/osstatuestitle.html.

10A Okla. Stat. tit. § 2-7-703. Duties and Responsibilities - Establishment of Criteria.

10A Okla. Stat. tit. § 2-7-704. Establishment of Contract Submission and Education Procedures and Criteria - Promulgation of Rules - Annual Report.

62 Okla. Stat. tit. § 46.3. Transfer of Surplus Funds Accruing to the General Revenue Fund.

74 Okla. Stat. § 20K. Justice Reinvestment Grant Program.

Pennsylvania view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/legis/LI/Public/cons_index.cfm.

24 Pa. Stat. § 13-1313-C. School resource officers.

4 Pa. Cons. Stat. § 13A63. Local share assessment.

71 Pa. Cons. Stat. § 1190.21. Definitions. [Commission on Crime and Delinquency]

72 Pa. Cons. Stat. § 1712-F. Executive Offices.

Rhode Island view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://webserver.rilin.state.ri.us/Statutes/.

R.I. Gen. Laws § 40-5.3-3. Youth Pregnancy and At-Risk Prevention Services Program—Establishment.

R.I. Gen. Laws § 42-26-19. After-School Alternative Program—Legislative Intent.

R.I. Gen. Laws § 42-26-19.1. After-School Alternative Program—Purpose—Duration.

South Carolina view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://www.scstatehouse.gov/code/statmast.php.

S.C. Code Ann. § 16-8-340. Community Anti-Gang Matching Grants Program.

Tennessee view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://www.lexisnexis.com/hottopics/tncode/default.

Tenn. Code Ann. § 29-3-101. Definitions -- Maintenance and abatement of nuisance -- Forfeiture of property -- Payment of moneys from forfeiture into general funds.

Texas view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://statutes.capitol.texas.gov/Index.aspx.

Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 125.070. Civil Action for Violation of Injunction.

Tex. Code Crim. Proc. Art. 102.0171. Court Costs: Juvenile Delinquency Prevention Funds.

Tex. Gov’t Code § 772.007. Tex. Anti-Gang Grant Program.

Tex. Gov't Code 509.016. Prison Diversion Progressive Sanctions Program.

Utah view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://le.utah.gov/xcode/code.html.

Utah Code § 9-19-102. National Professional Men’s Soccer Team Support of Building Communities Restricted Account.

Utah Code § 24-4-117. State Asset Forfeiture Grant Program.

Utah Code § 53F-2-410. Enhancement for At-Risk Students Program.

Utah Code § 67-5-24. Attorney General Crime and Violence Prevention Fund -- Use of money -- Restrictions.

Virginia view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode.

Va. Code Ann. § 2.2-2618. Powers and duties of Council.

Va. Code Ann. § 22.1-199.5. After School Programs for At-Risk Students.

Va. Code Ann. § 53.1-10. Powers and Duties of the Director.

Va. Code Ann. § 66-3.2. Additional Duties of the Director.

Washington view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit http://apps.leg.wa.gov/rcw/.

Wash. Rev. Code § 36.28A.200. Gang Crime Enforcement Grant Program.

Wash. Rev. Code § 36.28A.210. Graffiti and Tagging Abatement Grant Program.

Wash. Rev. Code § 36.28A.220. Grant programs - Effectiveness evaluations.

Wash. Rev. Code § 43.310.005. Finding. [Youth Gangs]

Wash. Rev. Code § 43.310.007. Intent—Prevention and Intervention Pilot Programs.

Wash. Rev. Code § 43.310.010. Definitions. [Youth Gangs]

Wash. Rev. Code § 43.310.020. Gang Risk Prevention and Intervention Pilot Programs—Request for Proposals.

Wisconsin view all subjects for this state To access this state’s laws, visit https://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/statutes/prefaces/toc.

Wis. Stat. § 46.48. Grants for community programs.

Wis. Stat. § 165.987. Youth Diversion Programs; Grant Program.


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