Original Date AnnouncedFebruary 21, 2017
Attorney General Sessions' memo rescinds the 2016 order of former Deputy Attorney General Yates, which directed the phase out of the Bureau of Prisons' use of contract prisons to house federal inmates.
[ID #134]AG Memo: Rescission of Memorandum on Use of Private Prisons
Effective DateFebruary 21, 2017
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