Summary: H.R.2643 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (05/24/2017)

This bill amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to require annual human rights reports to include information on the:

  • institutionalization of children, including in orphanages and group homes, if such institutionalization can be avoided by reunifying such children with parents of origin or by adoptive placement; and
  • related subjection of children to cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment, unnecessary detention, and denial of the right to life, liberty, and the security of persons.