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PREA FY 2018

Award Information

Award #
2018-ZF-FX-0010
Location
Awardee County
Puerto Rico
Status
Open
Funding First Awarded
2018
Total funding (to date)
$6,813

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2018, $6,813)

Congress passed the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) in 2003 with unanimous support from both parties. Congress intended that PREA would provide for the analysis of the incidence and effects of prison rape in Federal, State, and local institutions and to provide information, resources, recommendations, and funding to protect individuals from prison rape.

Puerto Rico will use funding to provide training in facilities pursuant to PREA 115.316, "Residents with disabilities and residents who are limited English proficient pursuant to the Prison Rape Elimination Act".

NCA/NCF

Date Created: September 28, 2018