A bill to eliminate conditions in foreign prisons and other detention facilities that do not meet primary indicators of health, sanitation, and safety, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Vermont. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 19, 2012
Length: 18 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on September 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Inhofe, leahy introduce foreign prison conditions improvement act”
— Sen. James “Jim” Inhofe [R-OK] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 20, 2012
Dec 14, 2010
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3798 (111th).
Sep 19, 2012
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 16, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 657 (113th).
S. 3577 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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