Rights of Incarcerated Parents

State Representatives Summer Lee and Rick Krajewski are hosting a House Democratic Policy Committee hearing on the rights of incarcerated parents. 

The hearing will be held at 12:30 p.m. Friday, March 19 and can be viewed at the link below or on the Policy Committee's Facebook page -- @PADemPolicy. 

 

EVENT DETAILS

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Virtual Hearing: Rights of Incarcerated Parents

(March 9, 2021)

A virtual hearing on the rights of incarcerated parents. Read more

 

IN THE NEWS

Krajewski and Lee to discuss incarcerated parents’ rights at Friday’s Policy subcommittee hearing

(March 17, 2021)

HARRISBURG, March 17 – State Reps. Rick Krajewski and Summer Lee will host a virtual hearing of the House Democratic Policy Committee’s Subcommittee on Progressive Policies for Working People where the rights of incarcerated parents will be the focus. Read more

 

Krajewski: Dignity and forward thinking needed with approaches for incarcerated parents

(March 19, 2021)

HARRISBURG, March 19 – The House Democratic Policy Committee’s Subcommittee on Progressive Policies for Working People hosted a roundtable discussion focusing on incarcerated parents and the impact of incarceration on families. Read more

 
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We’ve lived the pain of separation from incarcerated loved ones. Pa. can do better for families. | Opinion

(May 25, 2021)

When a family is separated because a parent is incarcerated, the emotional toll on children is lasting. COVID-19 has made it worse because corrections departments across the country have had to discontinue visits, leaving family and loved ones without opportunities to visit for over a year. Read more

 
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We’ve lived the pain of separation from incarcerated loved ones. Pa. can do better for families. | Opinion

(May 25, 2021)

When a family is separated because a parent is incarcerated, the emotional toll on children is lasting. COVID-19 has made it worse because corrections departments across the country have had to discontinue visits, leaving family and loved ones without opportunities to visit for over a year. Read more

 

AGENDA + TESTIMONY

Dignity for Incarcerated Parents - Testimony

(March 19, 2021)

Rep. Krajewski hosts a House Democratic Policy Committee roundtable discussion on dignity for incarcerated parents. Read more