Text: H.Res.920 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)

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[Congressional Bills 111th Congress]
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[H. Res. 920 Reported in House (RH)]

                                                 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.


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                    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

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                               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