Mr. Conyers introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
Introduced in House (IH)
To acknowledge the fundamental injustice, cruelty, brutality, and inhumanity of slavery in the United States and the 13 American colonies between 1619 and 1865 and to establish a commission to examine the institution of slavery, subsequently de jure and de facto racial and economic discrimination against African-Americans, and the impact of these forces on living African-Americans, to make recommendations to the Congress on appropriate remedies, and for other purposes.
John Conyers Jr.
Committee on the Judiciary (Standing)
United States Code References
5 U.S.C. 3109, 5311
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