HR 3835 IH

110th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 3835

To restore the Constitution's checks and balances and protections against government abuses as envisioned by the Founding Fathers.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

October 15, 2007

Mr. PAUL introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Foreign Affairs, and Select Intelligence (Permanent Select), for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To restore the Constitution's checks and balances and protections against government abuses as envisioned by the Founding Fathers.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS AND PURPOSE.

SEC. 3. MILITARY COMMISSIONS; ENEMY COMBATANTS; HABEAS CORPUS.

SEC. 4. TORTURE OR COERCED CONFESSIONS.

SEC. 5. INTELLIGENCE GATHERING.

SEC. 6. PRESIDENTIAL SIGNING STATEMENTS.

SEC. 7. KIDNAPPING, DETENTIONS, AND TORTURE ABROAD.

SEC. 8. JOURNALIST EXCEPTION TO ESPIONAGE ACT.

SEC. 9. USE OF SECRET EVIDENCE TO MAKE FOREIGN TERRORIST DESIGNATIONS.

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