Sep 14, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 14, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Virginia
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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
An original bill to authorize trial by military commission for violations of the law of war, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. August 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s3901>
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