Bill Text — Jul 8, 2011
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Jul 15, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on July 15, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 15, 2010
Length: 16 pages
To authorize a program to provide grants to nonprofit organizations that carry out child-parent visitation programs for children with incarcerated parents.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 8, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5747 — 111th Congress: Families Beyond Bars Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5747
“H.R. 5747 — 111th Congress: Families Beyond Bars Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. August 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5747>
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