Amendment sought to strike sections 8107, 8108, and 8109, which limit the transfer of detainees out of Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 23 printed in House Report 113-170 to strike section 8107, which prohibits funding to transfer or release any individual detained at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba into the United States, its territories, or possessions. Strike section 8198, which prohibits funding to transfer any individual detained at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba to a country of origin or other foreign country or entity unless the Secretary of Defense makes certain certifications. Strike section 8109, which prohibits funding to modify any United States facility (other than the facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba) to house any individual detained at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

House Amendment Code:

(A022)

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