S. 165: Detaining Terrorists to Protect America Act of 2015

Introduced:

Jan 13, 2015

Status:

Reported by Committee on Feb 12, 2015

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on February 12, 2015.

Sponsor:

Kelly Ayotte

Junior Senator from New Hampshire

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 23, 2015
Length: 44 pages

Prognosis:

11% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 13, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 12, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

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