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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- 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, 2006H.R. 6166 (Related)Military Commissions Act of 2006
Last Action: Sep 27, 2006
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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. May 3, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s3901>
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