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House Calendar No. 144

111th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. RES. 920

[Report No. 111–378]


Directing the Attorney General to transmit to the House of Representatives all information in the Attorney General’s possession regarding certain matters pertaining to detainees held at Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba who are transferred into the United States.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
November 19, 2009

Mr. Smith of Texas (for himself, Mr. Franks of Arizona, Mr. Poe of Texas, Mr. Gohmert, Mr. Coble, Mr. Gallegly, Mr. Chaffetz, Mr. Sensenbrenner, Mr. Harper, Mr. Jordan of Ohio, Mr. Rooney, Mr. Daniel E. Lungren of California, Mr. Issa, Mr. King of Iowa, Mr. Goodlatte, and Mr. Forbes) submitted the following resolution; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

December 15, 2009

Additional sponsor: Mr. Thornberry

December 15, 2009

Reported adversely from the Committee on the Judiciary, referred to the House Calendar, and ordered to be printed


RESOLUTION

Directing the Attorney General to transmit to the House of Representatives all information in the Attorney General’s possession regarding certain matters pertaining to detainees held at Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba who are transferred into the United States.

Resolved, That the Attorney General is directed to transmit to the House of Representatives, not later than 14 days after the date of the adoption of this resolution, copies of any document, record, memo, correspondence, or other communication of the Department of Justice, including the Office of the Solicitor General, or any portion of any such communication, that refers or relates to—

(1) any legal guidance or recommendations made since January 20, 2009, regarding additional legal rights or protections, including under the Constitution, statutes, and treaties, detainees held at Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, receive when transferred into the United States from such Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba; or

(2) pretrial detention, post conviction incarceration, or transportation within the United States, of detainees held at Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, who are to be transferred into the United States for prosecution and trial in the United States District Court of the Southern District of New York.


House Calendar No. 144

111th CONGRESS
     1st Session
H. RES. 920
[Report No. 111–378]

RESOLUTION
Directing the Attorney General to transmit to the House of Representatives all information in the Attorney General’s possession regarding certain matters pertaining to detainees held at Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba who are transferred into the United States.

December 15, 2009
Reported adversely from the Committee on the Judiciary, referred to the House Calendar, and ordered to be printed