Dream Corps

Dignity Legislation Across The USA

House Bill 1523 

Concerning the treatment of female inmates and detainees in correctional or detention facilities: and concerning pregnant inmates and detainees.

Bill Status: The bill was introduced on the March 6th 2019, check on the bill’s latest status here.

Lead Sponsor: Rep. Rebecca Petty (R)

Co-Sponsor: Senator Cecile Bledsoe (R)

Ambassador: Ruby Welch

Supporting Organizations: F.E.L.O.N. (Formerly Incarcerated Empowered Leaders Overcoming Negative Stigmas), Better Communities, Methodist Church, Sheriff Eric Higgins, Americans for Prosperity