H.R. 4470 (111th): Safe Treatment, Avoiding Needless Deaths, and Abuse Reduction in the Detention System Act

Introduced:

Jan 19, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 19, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Diane Watson

Representative for California's 33rd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 19, 2010
Length: 28 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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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History

Jan 19, 2010
 
Introduced

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