H.R. 4463 (111th): Military Tribunals for Terrorists Act of 2010


Jan 19, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 19, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Vern Buchanan

Representative for Florida's 13th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 19, 2010
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About the bill

Full Title

To require that all foreign terrorists with links to terrorist networks who attack the United States or its Government be considered enemy combatants to be tried by military tribunals instead of civilian courts.

Summary (CRS)

1/19/2010--Introduced.Military Tribunals for Terrorists Act of 2010 - Requires trial only by a military commission for any foreign national who: (1) engages or has engaged in an offense relating to ... Read more >

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Jan 19, 2010

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4463”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


45 cosponsors (45R) (show)
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H.R. 1081 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Mar 12, 2013

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