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S Amdt 3245 - Prohibits the Use of Funds for the Transfer or Release of Individuals Detained at Guantanamo Bay - Key Vote

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John McCain III voted Yea (Passage) on this Amendment.

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Amendment - Amendment Adopted (Senate) (54-41) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits the Use of Funds for the Transfer or Release of Individuals Detained at Guantanamo Bay

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment to S 3254 that prohibits the transfer of detainees from Guantanamo Bay to the United States.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits the use of funds for the transfer or release of an individual detained at the United States Naval Station at Guantanamo Bay if the individual meets the following criteria:
    • The individual is not a United States citizen or a member of the armed forces of the United States; and
    • The individual is or was held on or after January 20, 2009 at Guantanamo Bay by the Department of Defense.
Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Prohibits the Use of Funds for the Transfer or Release of Individuals Detained at Guantanamo Bay

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