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110-H.AMDT.197 to 110-H.R.1585 Amendment requires the Secretary of Defense to submit to the congressional defense committees a report that contains a plan for the transfer of each individual presently detained at Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, under the control of the Joint Task Force Guantanamo, who is or has ever been classified as an "enemy combatant".

Seems to be only a Moderate oversight for the abuse and problems with prisoner treatment in Guantanamo

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110-H.R.1585 To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2008 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for ***Continued Funding of the War in Iraq***, and other purposes.

This War was planned in the 90's by a group of War Mongering idiots who work for the Military Industrial Complex. And they are proad to continue to gloat about their plans that no one in America was brave enough to stop. See the details at ...

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110-H.R.2212 To require the President to close the Department of Defense detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and for other purposes. | Add a comment110
110-H.R.2543 To amend title 10, United States Code, to revise the definition of unlawful enemy combatant for purposes of laws administered by the Secretary of Defense relating to military commissions, to establish a statutory right of habeas corpus for individuals detained at the detention facility at Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and for other purposes. | Add a comment110
110-H.R.2826 To amend titles 28 and 10, United States Code, to restore habeas corpus for individuals detained by the United States at Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and for other purposes. | Add a comment110

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