HR 108

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 108

To establish a national commission on presidential war powers and civil liberties.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 5, 2011

Mr. CONYERS (for himself, Ms. JACKSON LEE of Texas, Mr. JOHNSON of Georgia, Mr. SCOTT of Virginia, and Mr. JONES) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Armed Services, and in addition to the Committees on the Judiciary, 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 establish a national commission on presidential war powers and civil liberties.

SECTION 1. ESTABLISHMENT OF COMMISSION.

SEC. 2. DUTIES.

SEC. 3. COMPOSITION OF THE COMMISSION.

SEC. 4. POWERS OF THE COMMISSION.

SEC. 5. STAFF OF THE COMMISSION.

SEC. 6. COMPENSATION AND TRAVEL EXPENSES.

SEC. 7. SECURITY CLEARANCES FOR COMMISSION MEMBERS AND STAFF.

SEC. 8. REPORTS OF THE COMMISSION; TERMINATION.

SEC. 9. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

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