S.2362 - Comprehensive Torture Victims Relief Act103rd Congress (1993-1994)
Summary: S.2362 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)
Introduced in Senate (08/04/1994)
Comprehensive Torture Victims Relief Act - Expedites refugee and asylum application procedures for torture victims.
Directs the Centers for Disease Control to study torture victims living in the United States in order to identify their estimated number and distribution and the availability of recovery services.
Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize appropriations for domestic treatment centers.
Amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to authorize appropriations for: (1) foreign treatment centers; and (2) assistance to the United Nations Voluntary Fund for Victims of Torture.