S. 3081 (111th): Enemy Belligerent Interrogation, Detention, and Prosecution Act of 2010


Mar 4, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 4, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John McCain

Senator from Arizona



Read Text »
Last Updated: Mar 4, 2010
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the interrogation and detention of enemy belligerents who commit hostile acts against the United States, to establish certain limitations on the prosecution of such belligerents for such acts, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/4/2010--Introduced.Enemy Belligerent Interrogation, Detention, and Prosecution Act of 2010 - Requires an individual who is suspected of engaging in hostilities against the United States or its coalition partners through an ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 4, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3081”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (7R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 4892 (Related)
Enemy Belligerent Interrogation, Detention, and Prosecution Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 19, 2010

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: