A bill to authorize appropriations of United States assistance to help eliminate conditions in foreign prisons and other detention facilities that do not meet minimum human standards of health, sanitation, and safety, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Senator for Vermont. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 21, 2010
Length: 30 pages
Sep 16, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on December 14, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 16, 2010
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Dec 14, 2010
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Sep 19, 2012
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3577 (112th).
Apr 16, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 657 (113th).
S. 3798 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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