To require prisons and other 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 do by law.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 17, 2007
Length: 3 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
This bill was introduced on April 17, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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26 Cosponsors (23 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
Apr 17, 2007
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H.R. 1889 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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