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Targeting Terrorists More Effectively Act of 2005

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Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to combat international terrorism, and for other purposes.

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01/24/2005Introduced in Senate

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03/01/2005Star Print ordered on on the bill.
Action By: Senate
01/24/2005Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S157-168)
Action By: Senate
01/24/2005Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S156-157)
Action By: Senate

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Senate Foreign Relations01/24/2005 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (01/24/2005)

Targeting Terrorists More Effectively Act of 2005 - Sets forth provisions with respect to: (1) Army special operations forces increases; (2) increasing foreign language expertise in the United States for the purpose of improving national security; (3) preventing terrorist financing; (4) prohibiting transactions with countries that support terrorism; (5) preventing the growth of radical Islamic fundamentalism, and promoting democracy and development in the Middle East, Central Asia, South Asia, and Southeast Asia; (6) advancing U.S. interests through diplomacy; (7) the treatment of detainees, including establishment of a National Commission to Review Policy Regarding the Treatment of Detainees; (8) strategy for the U.S. relationship with Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Saudi Arabia; (9) non-proliferation programs, including Russian nuclear facilities and tactical nuclear weapons; (10) border protection, including border personnel increases; (11) seaport protection, including deployment of radiation detection portal equipment, tanker security, and acceleration of the Megaports Initiative; (12) first responders, including training for law enforcement personnel; and (13) prohibitions on war profiteering.