About the bill
- Full Title
To ensure that the incarceration of inmates is not provided by private contractors or vendors and that persons charged with or convicted of an offense against the United States shall be housed in facilities managed and maintained by Federal, State, or local governments.
- Summary (CRS)
4/17/2007--Introduced.Public Safety Act - Prohibits funds provided by the federal government to a state or local government for the purpose of providing core correctional services from being used to contract ...
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Apr 17, 2007
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1890”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
21 cosponsors (17D, 4R)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1890 — 110th Congress: Public Safety Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1890
“H.R. 1890 — 110th Congress: Public Safety Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1890>
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