2021 POLICY PLATFORM

 

2021 POLICY PLATFORM

FRRC’s platform for 2021 is informed by the lived experiences of returning citizens from all walks of life, political persuasions, and regions of the state. Nearly 7,000 returning citizens filled out FRRC surveys, outlining the priorities and values of Florida’s returning citizen community. This platform is a blueprint for the policies that FRRC will work to enact moving forward.

 
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FRRC’s platform for 2021 is informed by the lived experiences of returning citizens from all walks of life, political persuasions, and regions of the state. Nearly 7,000 returning citizens filled out FRRC surveys, outlining the priorities and values of Florida’s returning citizen community. This platform is a blueprint for the policies that FRRC will work to enact moving forward.

FRRC’s platform for 2021 is informed by the lived experiences of  nearly 7,000 returning citizens across from all walks of life, political persuasions, and regions of the state. This platform is a blueprint for the policies that FRRC will work to enact moving forward.

  •  Implement second-chance hiring policies 
  •  Stop housing discrimination
  •  Provide access to education and financial resources
  •  Reform fines and fees
  •  End the suspension of driver’s licenses for non-driving offenses
  • Support community reentry programs
  • Clear past criminal records
  • Restore civil rights
  • Promote the use of clemency reform
  • Increase and improve juvenile diversion programs
  • End direct file of juveniles
  • End mandatory minimum sentencing
  • Increase gain-time provisions
  • Implement a Department of Corrections Oversight Board
  • Reform bail
  • Enact racial disparity tracking and implicit bias training
  • Reform prison and jail conditions (FRRC COVID proposal)
  • Reform prison contracting
  • Reduce incarceration due to probation violations
  • Fully implement Amendment 4
  • Increase access to voting

Remove barriers to employment, housing, and opportunity

Improve prosecutorial, policing,
and court accountability

Enact reentry policies that promote reintegration, safety, and dignity

Implement prison, jail, and supervision reforms

Produce decarceration and sentencing reform

Ensure full access to
democracy for all

Join FRRC to help us shape and advocate for these goals.

Join FRRC to help us shape and advocate for these goals.

Join FRRC to help us shape and advocate for these goals.

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