S. 3886 (109th): Terrorist Tracking, Identification, and Prosecution Act of 2006


Sep 11, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 12, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William “Bill” Frist

Senator from Tennessee



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Last Updated: Sep 12, 2006
Length: 126 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize military commissions to bring terrorists to justice, to strengthen and modernize terrorist surveillance capabilities, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/11/2006--Introduced.Terrorist Tracking, Identification, and Prosecution Act of 2006 - Military Commissions Act of 2006 - Authorizes the: (1) President to establish military commissions (commissions) to try individuals for violations of ... Read more >

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Sep 11, 2006

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 12, 2006
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3886”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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, 2006

H.R. 6166 (Related)
Military Commissions Act of 2006

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 27, 2006

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