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news  |   Fiscal Year 2016 Countering Violent Extremism Grant Program

Published: July 7, 2016

On December 18, 2015, Congress passed the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2016 (Public Law 114-113). Sec 543 of the Act and the accompanying Joint Explanatory Statement provide $10 million for a countering violent extremism (CVE) initiative to help states and local communities prepare for, prevent, and respond to emergent threats from violent extremism.