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To ensure that individuals detained by the Department of Homeland Security are treated humanely, provided adequate medical care, and granted certain specified rights.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4470 — 111th Congress: Safe Treatment, Avoiding Needless Deaths, and Abuse Reduction in the Detention System Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4470
“H.R. 4470 — 111th Congress: Safe Treatment, Avoiding Needless Deaths, and Abuse Reduction in the Detention System Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. May 23, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4470>
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