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Short Titles as Introduced

Private Prison Information Act of 2011

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To require non-Federal prisons and correctional facilities holding Federal prisoners under a contract with the Federal Government to make the same information available to the public that Federal prisons and correctional facilities are required to make available.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
01/05/2011Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
01/24/2011Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
01/05/2011Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/05/2011Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Ellison, Keith [D-MN-5] 03/15/2011

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary01/05/2011 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law01/24/2011 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security01/24/2011 Referred to

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Introduced in House (01/05/2011)

Private Prison Information Act of 2011 - Requires each nongovernmental entity or state or local governmental entity that has an agreement with any federal agency to incarcerate or detain federal prisoners in a non-federal prison or correctional facility to comply with all Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requirements, including the duty to release information about the operation of a non-federal prison or correctional facility and the applicability of exceptions and exemptions under such Act.