H.R.4836 - To prohibit the transfer of unprivileged enemy belligerents to the United States, and for other purposes.113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Blackburn, Marsha [R-TN-7] (Introduced 06/11/2014)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||06/25/2014 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4836 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/11/2014)
Prohibits the transfer to, or release in, the United States of any unprivileged enemy belligerent who is in the custody or under the effective control of the Department of Defense (DOD) or any other federal entity.
Specifies that an "unprivileged enemy belligerent": (1) includes any individual (other than a member of the Armed Forces) under detention at United States Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba; and (2) excludes any U.S. citizen who has engaged in hostilities within the United States and/or its territories.
Terminates this Act on December 31, 2017.