H.R.6309: Natural Disaster Safe Inmate Relocation Act

Overview

Natural Disaster Safe Inmate Relocation Act This bill directs the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to encourage states and localities that receive assistance under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to adopt policies regarding the safe relocation of prisoners before, during, and after major disasters and emergencies.

Our Stance

Support

Priority

Medium

Bill Number

H.R.6309

Date Introduced

March 19, 2020

Committee

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Bill Status

Introduced or Prefiled

Sponsor

Rep. Grace Meng