Final language on those measures that would be incorporated in a compromise bill between lawmakers from both sides hasn’t yet been set.
And central issues concerning the prosecution and liability of individual police officers remain to be resolved, the people said.
President Biden has called on Congress to pass legislation in the coming weeks, ahead of the one-year anniversary of Mr. Floyd’s death on May 25.
The congressional effort is being led by Sen. Tim Scott (R., S.C.), who sponsored a GOP bill, and Rep. Karen Bass (D., Calif.), who sponsored a Democratic bill, as well as Sen. Cory Booker (D., N.J.).
They, along with Sens Lindsey Graham (R., S.C.) and Dick Durbin (D., Ill.) and Reps. Josh Gottheimer (D., N.J.), Brian Fitzpatrick (R., Pa.) and Pete Stauber (R., Minn.), are seeking to find compromise legislation that can pass both chambers.
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