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house Bill H.R. 5747

Families Beyond Bars Act of 2010

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      house Committees
      Committee on Education and Labor
    IntroducedJuly 15th, 2010

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Families Beyond Bars Act of 2010

Official Title

To authorize a program to provide grants to nonprofit organizations that carry out child-parent visitation programs for children with incarcerated parents.


Families Beyond Bars Act of 2010 - Authorizes the Attorney General to award grants to qualified organizations to carry out, directly or through subgrants to other entities, child-parent visitation programs that foster and develop familial ties between eligible children and their incarcerated parents.

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