Bill Text — Nov 14, 2013
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Sep 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2012
Length: 18 pages
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.
9/19/2012--Introduced.Foreign Prison Conditions Improvement Act of 2012 - Directs the Secretary of State to report annually to Congress for 5 years describing prison and detention facility conditions in at least ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3798 (111th).
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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. 3577”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3577 — 112th Congress: Foreign Prison Conditions Improvement Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3577
“S. 3577 — 112th Congress: Foreign Prison Conditions Improvement Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3577>
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