H.R. 1566 (111th): To prohibit the use of funds to transfer individuals detained at Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to facilities in Minnesota or to house such individuals at such facilities.


Mar 17, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 17, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Kline

Representative for Minnesota's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2009
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Summary (CRS)

3/17/2009--Introduced.Prohibits federal funds from being used to: (1) transfer any individual detained by the United States at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to any military installation or federal detention center ... Read more >

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Mar 17, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1566”). 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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