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From: John Jackson <jj023121@...
Date: Thu, Feb 21, 2013 at 9:16 PM
Subject: Please Help Spread the Word - SB 283 (Hancock): Removing Barriers
to Successful Re-Entry
To: Amy Schur <aschur@...
*Please Help Spread the Word - SB 283 (Hancock): Removing Barriers to
Greetings. Attached is the factsheet and sample support letter for SB
283 (Hancock). Please get these materials out start sending in your
letters of support as soon as possible.
>) would allow individuals, previously
convicted of a drug felony, who meet all other eligibility rules, to
receive basic needs services, employment training and work supports through
the California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs) and
CalFresh programs, provided that they are complying with the conditions of
probation or parole, or have successfully completed their probation or
parole. This bill is co-sponsored by Western Center, the County Welfare
Directors Association of California and Drug Policy Alliance.
- John Jackson
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