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An original bill to authorize trial by military commission for violations of the law of war, and for other purposes.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 17, 2006
Last Action: Sep 27, 2006
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3901 — 109th Congress: Military Commissions Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s3901
“S. 3901 — 109th Congress: Military Commissions Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. May 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s3901>
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