H.R.5654 - To authorize a program to provide grants to youth-serving organizations that carry out child-parent visitation programs for children with incarcerated parents.110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] (Introduced 03/14/2008)|
|Committees:||House - Education and Labor|
|Latest Action:||03/14/2008 Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5654 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/14/2008)
Families Beyond Bars Act of 2008 - Authorizes the Attorney General to award grants to qualified organizations to carry out child-parent visitation programs that foster and develop familial ties between eligible children and their incarcerated parents.
Directs the Comptroller General to study and report to Congress on child-parent visitation programs.