ABSTRACT

H.R. 3233, the National Commission to Investigate the January 6 Attack on the United States Capitol Complex Act [May 17, 2021]   [open pdf - 588KB]

From the Document: "On May 14, 2021, House Homeland Security Committee [hyperlink] Chair Bennie Thompson and Ranking Member John Katko introduced H.R. 3233, the National Commission to Investigate the January 6 Attack on the United States Capitol Complex Act (hereinafter, January 6 Commission). The January 6 Commission would study [hyperlink] 'the facts and circumstances surrounding the facts and circumstances of the January 6, 2021 attack on the Capitol as well as the influencing factors that may have provoked the attack on our democracy.' The House Majority leader has also announced his intention [hyperlink] to schedule H.R. 3233 for consideration the week of May 17, 2021. This Insight provides an overview of congressional advisory commission structures and outlines key features of the proposed January 6 Commission in H.R. 3233."

Report Number:
CRS Insight, IN11670
Author:
Publisher:
Date:
2021-05-17
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
Format:
pdf
Media Type:
application/pdf
URL:
Help with citations