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ICE signs contract with GEO Group to reopen Louisiana processing center

  1. Date Announced

    April 25, 2019

    ICE and the GEO Group signed a contract modification to reactivate GEO Group's existing 1,000-bed South Louisiana ICE Processing Center located in Basile, Louisiana, which is currently idle, to house federal immigration detainees under an existing intergovernmental service agreement between Evangeline Parish, Louisiana and ICE. The processing center will begin the intake process during the third quarter of 2019. [ID #394]

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  2. Effective Date of Change

    April 25, 2019
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Change in Practice
Subject Matter: Detention
Agencies Affected: ICE

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