Below is an OpEd, by Antone Minthorn, about the Adam Walsh Act:
The Adam Walsh Act needs to be amended – now.
The act was designed to make sex offender registration uniform across the United States. It contains many detailed and complex requirements. Those requirements are so stringent that to date no jurisdiction is compliant. While states only lose certain grant funds if they fail to comply, tribes lose their sovereignty. Urgent action is needed to extend the time tribes have to comply with the act’s mandates.
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