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May 15, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 15, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 15, 2012
Length: 3 pages
To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide for limitations on detentions of certain individuals, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2390 (113th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5751”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5751 — 112th Congress: No Detention without Charge Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5751
“H.R. 5751 — 112th Congress: No Detention without Charge Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5751>
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