Children in CBP Custody: Examining Deaths, Medical Care Procedures, and Improper Spending, Hearing Before the Committee on Homeland Security, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixteenth Congress, Second Session, July 15, 2020   [open pdf - 383KB]

This is the July 15, 2020 hearing on "Children in CBP [U.S. Customs and Border Protection] Custody: Examining Deaths, Medical Care Procedures, and Improper Spending", held before the House Committee on Homeland Security. From the opening statement of Bennie G. Thompson: "The committee is convening today to examine 3 critical related and deeply troubling issues: The terrible death of young children in the custody of Customs and Border Protection; CBP's failure to consistently implement the revised medical screening procedures it adopted after children died in its custody; and CBP's improper expenditure of the emergency funds appropriated by Congress for the care of migrants." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Fiona S. Danaher, Roger A. Mitchell, Jr., Joseph V. Cuffari, and Rebecca Gambler.

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Serial No. 116-77
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