S. 3929 (109th): Military Trials for Enemy Combatants bill

Introduced:

Sep 22, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 25, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mitch McConnell

Senator from Kentucky

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 25, 2006
Length: 148 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize military commissions to bring terrorists to justice, to strengthen and modernize terrorist surveillance capabilities, and for other purposes.

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History

Sep 22, 2006
 
Introduced

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Sep 25, 2006
 
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