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To deny entry into the United States of officials of any foreign government, including their immediate family members, who commit or who fail to rectify fundamental due process and human rights violations of imprisoned United States citizens, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 26, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6292 — 112th Congress: Jacob’s Law of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6292
“H.R. 6292 — 112th Congress: Jacob’s Law of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6292>
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