H.R.3410 - SIMARRA Act115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18] (Introduced 07/26/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/06/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3410 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/26/2017)
Stop Infant Mortality And Recidivism Reduction Act of 2017 or the SIMARRA Act
This bill directs the Bureau of Prisons to establish a pilot program to allow incarcerated women who give birth and children born during such incarceration to reside together in a separate prison housing unit.
It sets forth inmate eligibility criteria and program participation requirements.