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bill to ensure that the incarceration of inmates is not provided by private contractors or vendors and that persons charged or convicted of an offense against the United States shall be housed in facilities managed and maintained by Federal, State, or local governments.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 842 — 107th Congress: Public Safety Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/s842
“S. 842 — 107th Congress: Public Safety Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2001. May 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/s842>
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