All Information (Except Text) for S.2003 - Due Process Guarantee Act of 2011112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA] (Introduced 12/15/2011)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/29/2012 Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 112-383. (All Actions)|
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Short Titles as Introduced
Due Process Guarantee Act of 2011
Official Titles - Senate
Official Titles as Introduced
A bill to clarify that an authorization to use military force, a declaration of war, or any similar authority shall not authorize the detention without charge or trial of a citizen or lawful permanent resident of the United States and for other purposes.
Actions Overview (1)
|12/15/2011||Introduced in Senate|
All Actions (2)
|02/29/2012||Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 112-383.|
|12/15/2011||Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.|
Action By: Senate
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|Senate Judiciary||12/15/2011||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (12/15/2011)
Due Process Guarantee Act of 2011 - Amends the federal criminal code to specify that an authorization to use military force, a declaration of war, or any similar authority shall not authorize the detention without charge or trial of a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident apprehended in the United States, unless an Act of Congress expressly authorizes such detention.
Applies this Act to any such authorizations or declarations enacted before, on, or after the enactment of this Act.