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Sep 22, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on September 25, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Kentucky
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Last Updated: Sep 25, 2006
Length: 148 pages
A bill to authorize military commissions to bring terrorists to justice, to strengthen and modernize terrorist surveillance capabilities, and for other purposes.
9/22/2006--Introduced.Military Commissions Act of 2006 - Authorizes the:(1) President to establish military commissions (commissions) to try alien unlawful enemy combatants engaged in hostilities against the United States for violations of ... Read more >
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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. 3929 — 109th Congress: Military Trials for Enemy Combatants bill. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s3929
“S. 3929 — 109th Congress: Military Trials for Enemy Combatants bill.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s3929>
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