HR 720

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 720

To establish the National Commission on the Anthrax Attacks Upon the United States to examine and report upon the facts and causes relating to the anthrax letter attacks of September and October 2001, and investigate and report to the President and Congress on its findings, conclusions, and recommendations for corrective measures that can be taken to prevent and respond to acts of bioterrorism.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 15, 2011

Mr. HOLT (for himself and Mr. NADLER) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To establish the National Commission on the Anthrax Attacks Upon the United States to examine and report upon the facts and causes relating to the anthrax letter attacks of September and October 2001, and investigate and report to the President and Congress on its findings, conclusions, and recommendations for corrective measures that can be taken to prevent and respond to acts of bioterrorism.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. ESTABLISHMENT OF COMMISSION.

SEC. 3. PURPOSES.

SEC. 4. MEMBERSHIP.

SEC. 5. DUTIES OF COMMISSION.

SEC. 6. POWERS OF COMMISSION.

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

SEC. 8. COMPENSATION AND TRAVEL EXPENSES.

SEC. 9. STAFF OF COMMISSION.

SEC. 10. REPORTS OF THE COMMISSION.

SEC. 11. TERMINATION.

SEC. 12. FUNDING.

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