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      house Committees
      House Committee on Armed Services
      House Committee on the Judiciary
      The Constitution and Civil Justice
      Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations
    IntroducedMarch 12th, 2013

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Title

Military Tribunals for Terrorists Act of 2013

Official Title

To require that all foreign terrorists with links to terrorist networks who attack the United States or its Government be considered enemy combatants to be tried by military tribunals instead of civilian courts.

Summary

Military Tribunals for Terrorists Act of 2013 - Requires trial only by a military commission for any foreign national who: (1) engages or has engaged in an offense relating to a terrorist attack against persons or property in the United States or U.S. government property or personnel outside the United States, and (2) is subject to trial for that offense by a military commission under the Uniform Code of Military Justice.

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