Summary: H.R.2300 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2300. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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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.