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Jan 4, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on June 7, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Pennsylvania
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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2007
Length: 4 pages
A bill to restore habeas corpus for those detained by the United States.
6/26/2007--Reported to Senate without amendment.Habeas Corpus Restoration Act of 2007- Repeals provisions of the Military Commissions Act of 2006 that eliminated the jurisdiction of any court to hear or consider ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 5, 2006
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 8, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 185 — 110th Congress: Habeas Corpus Restoration Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s185
“S. 185 — 110th Congress: Habeas Corpus Restoration Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s185>
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