About the bill
- Full Title
To amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize trial by military commission for violations of the law of war, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 1042 (109th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
- Committee Assignments
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- Subject Areas
- Related Bills
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.S. 3930 (Related)Military Commissions Act of 2006
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 17, 2006S. 3901 (Related)Military Commissions Act of 2006
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 14, 2006
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 6166 — 109th Congress: Military Commissions Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr6166
“H.R. 6166 — 109th Congress: Military Commissions Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. May 24, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr6166>
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