S. 3901 (109th): Military Commissions Act of 2006

Introduced:

Sep 14, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 14, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Warner

Senator from Virginia

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 14, 2006
Length: 84 pages

See Instead:

S. 3930 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 17, 2006

H.R. 6166 (same title)
Passed House — Sep 27, 2006

About the bill

Full Title

An original bill to authorize trial by military commission for violations of the law of war, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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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

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 3901” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Sep 14, 2006
Reported by Committee
Sep 14, 2006

Details

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Votes

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