H.R. 4556 (111th): To prohibit the use of Department of Justice funds for the prosecution in Article III courts of the United States of individuals involved in the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.


Feb 2, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 2, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frank Wolf
Representative for Virginia's 10th congressional district


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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2010
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Summary (CRS)
2/2/2010--Introduced.Prohibits any funds appropriated or made available to the Department of Justice (DOJ) from being used to commence or continue a prosecution in an Article III court of any individual ...

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Feb 2, 2010


66 cosponsors (63R, 3D) (show)
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