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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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 16, 2015
Length: 18 pages
What legislators are saying
Jan 16, 2015
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H.R. 401 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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