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LGBTQ Essential Data Act reintroduced, aimed to help LGBTQ community

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A bill aiming to help the LGBTQ community is being brought back to life. The LGBTQ Essential Data Act improves sexual orientation and gender identity data collection. The bill would require law enforcement to record more information in CDC’s national violent death reporting system. NBC News’ Jo Yurcaba explains how it will work.