H.R. 933 (103rd): To implement for the United States the United Nations Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel Inhumane or Degrading Treatment or Punishment.


Feb 17, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 17, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Romano Mazzoli
Representative for Kentucky's 3rd congressional district


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Last Updated: Feb 17, 1993
Length: 4 pages

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2/17/1993--Introduced.Amends the Federal criminal code to establish penalties for committing or attempting to commit torture outside the United States. Grants jurisdiction over such activity if the alleged offender is: (1) ...

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Feb 17, 1993


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