466 (2004), superseded by statute, Detainee Treatment Act of 2005, Pub.
What does DTA stand for?
DTA stands for Detainee Treatment Act of 2005
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- Military and Government
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We have 191 other meanings of DTA in our Acronym Attic
- Dental Technologists Association (Gloucester, UK)
- Dental Therapy Assistant
- Dental Trade Alliance
- Dental Trade Association (Arlington, VA)
- Department of Tax Administration (Fairfax, VA)
- Department of Transitional Assistance (Massachusetts)
- Deployment Threat Analyst (US Army)
- Derek Tynan Associates (Dublin, Ireland)
- Descending Thoracic Artery
- Designated Tobacco Area (various organizations)
- Detonation Transfer Assembly (explosive transfer assembly)
- Detroit Telugu Association (Detroit, MI)
- Development Team Approach (UK)
- Development Trusts Association (London, UK)
- Devine, Tarbell & Associates, Inc (Portland, ME)
- Dewaele Technical Agencies (Deerlijk, Belgium)
- Diagnostic Troubleshooting Aid (Apache helicopter)
- Differential Thermal Analysis
- Digital Telephone Adapter (VoIP)
Samples in periodicals archive:
153) The modified rule went on to mandate that "[no] statement, obtained by the use of torture, or by cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment (as defined by section 1003 of the Detainee Treatment Act of 2005 (42 U.
He summarizes and explains the positions of contending sides as concerns the indefinite detention of "enemy combatants;" military detention, treatment, and trial of non-citizens; the Military Commissions Act of 2006; the Detainee Treatment Act of 2005 and the Writ of Habeas Corpus; government surveillance and the FISA Amendments Act of 2008; and the use of presidential signing statements.
The Detainee Treatment Act of 2005 prohibited cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment for all detainees in US custody, including CIA prisoners.
The Detainee Treatment Act of 2005, the MCA of 2006, and DOD Directive 2310.
17) Although Passaro's prosecution offers an important test case, the Detainee Treatment Act of 2005 offers a more comprehensive solution to the problem of civilians who abuse detainees.
For instance, he signed the Detainee Treatment Act of 2005 prohibiting torture while issuing a signing statement declaring his intent to ignore the law in order to gather military or foreign intelligence.
Those events were the passage of the Detainee Treatment Act of 2005 into Public Law 195-140 (also known as the McCain Amendment), and the DOD-directed introduction of the Military Source Operations (MSO) concept.