Counting Inmate Populations | Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

Counting Inmate Populations

House Bill Number: 
6

House Bill 6 would ensure that folks who are presently incarcerated are counted in the 2020 census based on their last address.

Bill Sponsor(s): 
Reps. R. Meeks & K. Flood

Ensuring that folks who are presently incarcerated are accurately counted at their last known addresses is an important piece of ensuring that Kentucky has an accurate 2020 Census count. Accurate Census counts are also important for informing legislative redistricting.

KFTC's Position: 
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