To establish and operate a National Center for Campus Public Safety.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.
This Act may be cited as the ``Center to Advance, Monitor, and Preserve University Security Safety Act of 2013'' or the ``CAMPUS Safety Act of 2013''.
SEC. 2. NATIONAL CENTER FOR CAMPUS PUBLIC SAFETY.
Title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. 3711 et seq.) is amended by adding at the end the following:
``PART LL--NATIONAL CENTER FOR CAMPUS PUBLIC SAFETY
``SEC. 3021. NATIONAL CENTER FOR CAMPUS PUBLIC SAFETY.
``(a) Authority To Establish and Operate Center.-- ``(1) In general.--The Attorney General is authorized to establish and operate, within the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, a National Center for Campus Public Safety (referred to in this section as the `Center'). ``(2) Grant authority.--The Attorney General, through the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, is authorized to award grants to institutions of higher education and other nonprofit organizations to assist in carrying out the functions of the Center required under subsection (b). ``(b) Functions of the Center.--The Center shall-- ``(1) provide quality education and training for public safety personnel of institutions of higher education and their collaborative partners, including campus mental health agencies; ``(2) foster quality research to strengthen the safety and security of institutions of higher education; ``(3) serve as a clearinghouse for the identification and dissemination of information,...