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Feb 17, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
This bill was introduced on February 17, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Kentucky's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 17, 1993
Length: 4 pages
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) ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 933”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 933 — 103rd Congress: To implement for the United States the United Nations Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr933
“H.R. 933 — 103rd Congress: To implement for the United States the United Nations Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel ....” www.GovTrack.us. 1993. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr933>
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