H.R. 6615 (110th): Giving Inmate Terrorists More Opportunities (GITMO) Act of 2008


Jul 24, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 24, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Louie Gohmert Jr.

Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 24, 2008
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Full Title

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.

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7/24/2008--Introduced.Giving Inmate Terrorists More Opportunities (GITMO) Act of 2008 - Directs the Secretary of Defense to immediately transport all enemy combatants detained in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to Washington, DC, where ... Read more >

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Jul 24, 2008

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