Strengthening Family Connections in California

The mission of the Strengthening Family Connections: In-Person Visitation Campaign is to pass SB 1157 in California, introduced by California State Senator Holly Mitchell, which will protect in-person visitation rights in California county jails and juvenile facilities, ensuring that video visitation cannot replace in-person visitation.

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Bill to prohibit California jails from eliminating in-person visitation passes Senate!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 2, 2016

Media Contact: Zaineb Mohammed

Zaineb@ellabakercenter.org or 510-285-8236

Send a letter to your State Senator in support of SB 1157
Our bill, SB 1157, is currently in Appropriations, but we want to start gathering support among our State Senators for SB 1157. Please send a letter to your State Senator asking for their support of SB 1157. Let's protect real in-person visits!...
SB1157 successfully approved by Senate Public Safety Committee
Senator Mitchell Bill to Prohibit California Jails from Eliminating In-Person Visitation Rights Successfully Approved by Senate Public Safety Committee FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 12, 2016 Media Contact: Zaineb Mohammed, Zaineb@ellabakercente...
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