To prohibit the transfer or return of persons by the United States, for the purpose of detention, interrogation, trial, or otherwise, to countries where torture or other inhuman treatment of persons occurs.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 17, 2005
Length: 15 pages
Feb 17, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 17, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 17, 2005
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 6, 2007
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1352 (110th).
H.R. 952 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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