Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Passed Senate without amendment (05/21/2004)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Commends all Americans serving nobly abroad.

Condemns the despicable acts at Abu Ghraib prison and joins with the President in expressing apology for the humiliation suffered by the prisoners in Iraq and their families.

Urges: (1) the Government of the United States to take appropriate measures to ensure that such acts do not occur in the future; and (2) that all individuals responsible for such acts be held accountable.

Expresses the belief that the appropriate Senate committees and the President should conduct a full investigation of the abuses alleged to have occurred at Abu Ghraib.