Over 66,000 public comments submitted

Children belong free from detention and with family and loved ones who can care for them.

But the Trump administration is trying to change the rules that ensure migrant children in government custody are treated humanely and released quickly. Together our voices are building powerful momentum against the Trump Administration’s cruel proposal to jail kids indefinitely and roll back minimum standards of care. During the public comment period for this rule, the Administration heard from the American people about the extreme damage revoking it would inflict, as well as the exorbitant human and economic costs of indefinitely jailing children.

The comment period is now closed, but there are other ways for you to take action and keep families together.