New Business Item 79 (2019)Adopted as Modified
Using existing digital resources, NEA will provide members with information regarding the determination to pay application to stop the abusive practice of lower judicial courts putting citizens in jail because they cannot pay bills and fines.
The goal of this NBI is to decrease the number of students who may become individuals of the school-to-prison pipeline and mass incarceration, which heavily negatively impacts poor communities, communities of color, and women.
Java Robinson - MD
This item cannot be accomplished with current staff and resources under the proposed Modified 2019-2020 Strategic Plan and Budget. It would cost an additional $8,000.