Reported by Committee — Feb 9, 2016
Last Action: Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 89.
Explanation: The committees assigned to this resolution sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 9, 2016.
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Jul 24, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on July 24, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 24, 2008
Length: 4 pages
To provide for the transport of the enemy combatants detained in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba to Washington, D.C., where the United States Supreme Court will be able to more effectively micromanage the detainees by holding them on the Supreme Court grounds, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6615”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 6615 — 110th Congress: Giving Inmate Terrorists More Opportunities (GITMO) Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6615
“H.R. 6615 — 110th Congress: Giving Inmate Terrorists More Opportunities (GITMO) Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6615>
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