H.R. 6357 (112th): To prohibit the extrajudicial killing of United States citizens, and for other purposes.


Aug 3, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 3, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dennis Kucinich

Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 3, 2012
Length: 7 pages

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Summary (CRS)

8/3/2012--Introduced.Expresses the sense of Congress with respect to the use of extrajudicial force against a citizen of the United States.Prohibits anyone, including the President, from instructing an employee or an ... Read more >

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Aug 3, 2012

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6357”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
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H.R. 6010 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 30, 2010

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