H.R. 401: Detaining Terrorists to Protect America Act of 2015


Jan 16, 2015


Referred to Committee on Jan 16, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 16, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Jackie Walorski

Representative for Indiana's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 16, 2015
Length: 18 pages


0% chance of being enacted (details)

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S. 165 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Feb 12, 2015

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To extend and enhance prohibitions and limitations with respect to the transfer or release of individuals detained at United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and for other purposes.

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Jan 16, 2015

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