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S. 1728 - Private Prison Information Act of 2017

Crime and law enforcement. 115th Congress (2017-2018) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to require non-Federal prison, correctional, and detention facilities holding Federal prisoners or detainees under a contract with the Federal Government to make the same information available to the public that Federal prisons and correctional facilities are required to make available. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Private Prison Information Act of 2017

S. 1728 — 115th Congress (2017–2018)

Summary
A bill to require non-Federal prison, correctional, and detention facilities holding Federal prisoners or detainees under a contract with the Federal Government to make the same information available to the public that Federal prisons and correctional facilities are required to make available. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to require non-Federal prison, correctional, and detention facilities holding Federal prisoners or detainees under a contract with the Federal Government to make the same information available to the public that Federal prisons and correctional facilities are required to make available.
Other Titles
  • Private Prison Information Act of 2017
  • Private Prison Information Act of 2017
  • Private Prison Information Act of 2017
Sponsor
Benjamin L. Cardin
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Crime and law enforcement
    • Correctional facilities and imprisonment
    • Criminal justice information and records
    Related Bills
      Major Actions
      Introduced8/02/2017
      Bill History

      There have been no votes on this bill.

      ActionDateDescription
      Introduced8/02/2017
      8/02/2017Introduced in Senate
      8/02/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
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      Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

      25 Organizations Support and 0 Oppose; See Which Ones

      Organizations that took a position on
      Private Prison Information Act of 2017

      25 organizations support this bill

      American Civil Liberties Union
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      American Library Association
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      american society of news editors
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      Association of Alternative Newsmedia
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      Backbone Campaign
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      Campaign for Accountability
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      Citizens for Responsibility & Ethics in Washington (CREW)
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      Defending Rights & Dissent
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      Demand Progress
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      Detention Watch Network
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      Free Liberal
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      FreedomWorks
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      Government Accountability Project
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      Government Information Watch
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      Human Rights Watch
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      In the Public Interest
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      Liberty Coalition
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      MuckRock
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      National Council of Churches
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      National Security Archive
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      Project On Government Oversight
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      Public Citizen
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      Rutherford Institute
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.
      Taxpayers Protection Alliance
      undersigned organizations (2017, August 3). Human Rights Groups Support the Private Prison Information Act. Retrieved August 7, 2017, from Open the Government.

      0 organizations oppose this bill

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      Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 115th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
      Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

      Contributions by Legislator

      Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Support
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Oppose
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$50,850$0
      Tammy BaldwinDWI$890,615$0
      John BarrassoRWY$20,900$0
      Michael F. BennetDCO$891,292$0
      Richard BlumenthalDCT$84,827$0
      Roy BluntRMO$168,611$0
      Cory A. BookerDNJ$331,803$0
      John BoozmanRAR$30,867$0
      Sherrod BrownDOH$791,492$0
      Richard BurrRNC$165,499$0
      Maria CantwellDWA$63,452$0
      Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$128,425$0
      Ben CardinDMD$73,483$0
      Tom CarperDDE$36,800$0
      Bob CaseyDPA$147,445$0
      Bill CassidyRLA$343,423$0
      William Thad CochranRMS$13,000$0
      Susan M. CollinsRME$85,750$0
      Christopher A. CoonsDDE$106,322$0
      Bob CorkerRTN$77,189$0
      John CornynRTX$101,105$0
      Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$1,260,144$0
      Tom CottonRAR$1,279,187$0
      Mike CrapoRID$39,294$0
      Ted CruzRTX$1,940,395$0
      Steve DainesRMT$237,285$0
      Joe DonnellyDIN$86,537$0
      Tammy DuckworthDIL$900,235$0
      Dick DurbinDIL$119,110$0
      Mike EnziRWY$6,000$0
      Joni ErnstRIA$178,586$0
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$53,048$0
      Deb FischerRNE$198,649$0
      Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,357,355$0
      Al FrankenDMN$503,423$0
      Cory GardnerRCO$427,998$0
      Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$454,424$0
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$74,938$0
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$202,329$0
      Kamala D. HarrisDCA$572,735$0
      Margaret Wood HassanDNH$1,215,082$0
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$56,850$0
      Martin HeinrichDNM$233,807$0
      Heidi HeitkampDND$98,436$0
      Dean HellerRNV$158,887$0
      Mazie K. HironoDHI$116,057$0
      John HoevenRND$18,283$0
      Jim InhofeROK$58,574$0
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$51,045$0
      Ron JohnsonRWI$842,534$0
      Tim KaineDVA$661,413$0
      John KennedyRLA$27,600$0
      Angus S. King, Jr.IME$58,882$0
      Amy KlobucharDMN$99,962$0
      James LankfordROK$153,290$0
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$120,055$0
      Mike LeeRUT$730,037$0
      Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$35,375$0
      Ed MarkeyDMA$328,928$0
      John McCainRAZ$205,720$0
      Claire McCaskillDMO$403,265$0
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$351,806$0
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$67,400$0
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$171,041$0
      Jerry MoranRKS$13,550$0
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$45,458$0
      Chris MurphyDCT$473,003$0
      Patty MurrayDWA$277,024$0
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$158,091$0
      Rand PaulRKY$483,447$0
      David PerdueRGA$225,128$0
      Gary C. PetersDMI$308,230$0
      Rob PortmanROH$264,787$0
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$22,825$0
      Jim RischRID$46,587$0
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$116,891$0
      Mike RoundsRSD$72,331$0
      Marco RubioRFL$967,363$0
      Bernie SandersIVT$357,868$0
      Ben SasseRNE$710,551$0
      Brian SchatzDHI$151,424$0
      Chuck SchumerDNY$312,273$0
      Tim ScottRSC$289,511$0
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$253,607$0
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$11,100$0
      Debbie StabenowDMI$123,846$0
      Luther StrangeRAL$0$0
      Dan SullivanRAK$626,268$0
      Jon TesterDMT$261,434$0
      John ThuneRSD$200,474$0
      Thom TillisRNC$251,735$0
      Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,354,606$0
      Tom UdallDNM$202,214$0
      Chris Van HollenDMD$351,244$0
      Mark R. WarnerDVA$190,414$0
      Elizabeth WarrenDMA$2,342,825$0
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$75,964$0
      Roger F. WickerRMS$8,750$0
      Ron WydenDOR$176,590$0
      Todd YoungRIN$179,666$0

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      Legislator Filters
      NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Support
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Oppose
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$50,850$0
      Tammy BaldwinDWI$890,615$0
      John BarrassoRWY$20,900$0
      Michael F. BennetDCO$891,292$0
      Richard BlumenthalDCT$84,827$0
      Roy BluntRMO$168,611$0
      Cory A. BookerDNJ$331,803$0
      John BoozmanRAR$30,867$0
      Sherrod BrownDOH$791,492$0
      Richard BurrRNC$165,499$0
      Maria CantwellDWA$63,452$0
      Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$128,425$0
      Ben CardinDMD$73,483$0
      Tom CarperDDE$36,800$0
      Bob CaseyDPA$147,445$0
      Bill CassidyRLA$343,423$0
      William Thad CochranRMS$13,000$0
      Susan M. CollinsRME$85,750$0
      Christopher A. CoonsDDE$106,322$0
      Bob CorkerRTN$77,189$0
      John CornynRTX$101,105$0
      Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$1,260,144$0
      Tom CottonRAR$1,279,187$0
      Mike CrapoRID$39,294$0
      Ted CruzRTX$1,940,395$0
      Steve DainesRMT$237,285$0
      Joe DonnellyDIN$86,537$0
      Tammy DuckworthDIL$900,235$0
      Dick DurbinDIL$119,110$0
      Mike EnziRWY$6,000$0
      Joni ErnstRIA$178,586$0
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$53,048$0
      Deb FischerRNE$198,649$0
      Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,357,355$0
      Al FrankenDMN$503,423$0
      Cory GardnerRCO$427,998$0
      Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$454,424$0
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$74,938$0
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$202,329$0
      Kamala D. HarrisDCA$572,735$0
      Margaret Wood HassanDNH$1,215,082$0
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$56,850$0
      Martin HeinrichDNM$233,807$0
      Heidi HeitkampDND$98,436$0
      Dean HellerRNV$158,887$0
      Mazie K. HironoDHI$116,057$0
      John HoevenRND$18,283$0
      Jim InhofeROK$58,574$0
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$51,045$0
      Ron JohnsonRWI$842,534$0
      Tim KaineDVA$661,413$0
      John KennedyRLA$27,600$0
      Angus S. King, Jr.IME$58,882$0
      Amy KlobucharDMN$99,962$0
      James LankfordROK$153,290$0
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$120,055$0
      Mike LeeRUT$730,037$0
      Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$35,375$0
      Ed MarkeyDMA$328,928$0
      John McCainRAZ$205,720$0
      Claire McCaskillDMO$403,265$0
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$351,806$0
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$67,400$0
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$171,041$0
      Jerry MoranRKS$13,550$0
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$45,458$0
      Chris MurphyDCT$473,003$0
      Patty MurrayDWA$277,024$0
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$158,091$0
      Rand PaulRKY$483,447$0
      David PerdueRGA$225,128$0
      Gary C. PetersDMI$308,230$0
      Rob PortmanROH$264,787$0
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$22,825$0
      Jim RischRID$46,587$0
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$116,891$0
      Mike RoundsRSD$72,331$0
      Marco RubioRFL$967,363$0
      Bernie SandersIVT$357,868$0
      Ben SasseRNE$710,551$0
      Brian SchatzDHI$151,424$0
      Chuck SchumerDNY$312,273$0
      Tim ScottRSC$289,511$0
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$253,607$0
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$11,100$0
      Debbie StabenowDMI$123,846$0
      Luther StrangeRAL$0$0
      Dan SullivanRAK$626,268$0
      Jon TesterDMT$261,434$0
      John ThuneRSD$200,474$0
      Thom TillisRNC$251,735$0
      Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,354,606$0
      Tom UdallDNM$202,214$0
      Chris Van HollenDMD$351,244$0
      Mark R. WarnerDVA$190,414$0
      Elizabeth WarrenDMA$2,342,825$0
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$75,964$0
      Roger F. WickerRMS$8,750$0
      Ron WydenDOR$176,590$0
      Todd YoungRIN$179,666$0

      Interest Groups that support this bill

      $ Donated
      Republican/Conservative$14,205,818
      Democratic/Liberal$10,463,497
      Book, newspaper & periodical publishing$5,681,740
      Gay & lesbian rights & issues$950,346
      Museums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$628,367
      Churches, clergy & religious organizations$563,462
      Human Rights$66,650
      Fiscal & tax policy$55,350
      Printing and publishing (printed & online)$40,350
      Consumer groups$10,650

      Interest Groups that oppose this bill

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