Bill Introduced to Congress to Allow Rapid DNA Testing to Be Performed by Law Enforcement Officials

DNA 3DPLEASANTON, CA–(Marketwired – Dec 4, 2014) – H.R. 5789, The Rapid DNA Act of 2014, to establish a system for the integration of Rapid DNA instruments for use by law enforcement, has been introduced by Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner of Wisconsin. Rapid DNA analysis provides automated, sample-to-answer results within two hours, making it an effective tool for local and regional law enforcement to quickly identify suspects of violent crime, reduce violent crime and help reduce the current DNA analysis backlog.