S. 3798 (111th): Foreign Prison Conditions Improvement Act of 2010

Introduced:

Sep 16, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 14, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Patrick Leahy

Senator from Vermont

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2010
Length: 30 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 3577 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 2012

H.R. 6153 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 16, 2010

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 3798” means this is a Senate 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.

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History

Introduced
Sep 16, 2010
Reported by Committee
Dec 14, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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