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Sep 16, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on December 14, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2010
Length: 30 pages
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.
Foreign Prison Conditions Improvement Act of 2010 - Directs the Secretary of State to annually report to Congress describing prison and detention facility conditions in countries receiving U.S. assistance, including ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3577 (112th).
Reintroduced Bill — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 657 (113th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3798”). 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 2012
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 16, 2010
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3798 — 111th Congress: Foreign Prison Conditions Improvement Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s3798
“S. 3798 — 111th Congress: Foreign Prison Conditions Improvement Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s3798>
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