To authorize appropriations of United States assistance to help eliminate conditions in foreign prisons and other detention facilities that do not meet minimum humane standards of health, sanitation, and safety, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 10th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 16, 2010
Length: 15 pages
Sep 16, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 16, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
S. 3798 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Dec 14, 2010
Sep 16, 2010
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H.R. 6153 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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