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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Title(s) as Introduced

Eliminating Debtor’s Prison for Kids Act of 2019

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To establish a grant to provide mental health services and behavioral health services to at-risk youth, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
04/12/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (4)

Date All Actions
05/20/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
04/12/2019Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/12/2019Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/12/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Judiciary04/12/2019 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security05/20/2019 Referred to
House Education and Labor04/12/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in House (04/12/2019)

Eliminating Debtor's Prison for Kids Act of 2019

This bill directs the Department of Justice to make grants for states to provide mental and behavioral health services to at-risk youth in any school, secure detention facility, or secure correctional facility in the state.

A state that receives a grant must report, for inclusion in a national report, certain information about fines and fees imposed on adults and juveniles in the criminal justice system.