To amend the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 to provide for the trial of covered persons detained in the United States pursuant to the Authorization for Use of Military Force or the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 and to repeal the requirement for military custody.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 10th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 8, 2012
Length: 4 pages
Jun 8, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 8, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 8, 2012
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H.R. 5936 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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