There is one summary for H.R.5654. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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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.