TITLE

Crowded State Jails Awaiting Word on Federal Aid Program

AUTHOR(S)
Williamson, Richard
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;11/4/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31505, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on failure on part of the U.S. Congress to allot funds for the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program (SCAAP) that supports states and local governments that jail undocumented aliens for suspected crime. Debate over the decision of increasing or eliminating the SCAAP funds by the U.S. government authorities; Opinion provided by various states in the U.S. on the usage of the SCAAP funds.
ACCESSION #
8631464

 

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