TITLE

The Second Chance Act and Other Ongoing NIJ Research Projects

PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
National Institute of Justice Journal;Mar2012, Issue 269, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Second Chance Act (SCA) in the U.S. It authorizes federal agencies to award grants to state and local agencies and nonprofit organizations to provide services to people returning to the community from prison. It outlines the research projects of the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) to evaluate the effectiveness of demonstration projects funded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA).
ACCESSION #
76131350

 

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