To enhance public health and safety by improving the effectiveness and efficiency of the Federal prison system for incarcerated pregnant women and mothers by establishing a pilot program of critical-stage, developmental nurseries in Federal prisons for children born to inmates, with risk and needs assessments, and risk and recidivism reduction.
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Apr 29, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 29, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 29, 2016
Length: 9 pages
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H.R. 5130 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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