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: Nov 14, 2013
Length: 18 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 16, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Dec 14, 2010
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3798 (111th).
Sep 19, 2012
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3577 (112th).
Mar 22, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 16, 2013
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
S. 657 (113th) was a 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.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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