To amend title 28, United States Code, to repeal the restriction on the jurisdiction of courts, justices, and judges to hear or consider applications for writs of habeas corpus filed by or on behalf of certain aliens detained by the United States.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 6, 2009
Length: 3 pages
Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 6, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 5, 2007
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 267 (110th).
Jan 6, 2009
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H.R. 64 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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