H.R.3745 - Commission to Study Reparation Proposals for African Americans Act101st Congress (1989-1990)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-1] (Introduced 11/20/1989)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 10/24/1990 Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3745 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (11/20/1989)
Commission to Study Reparation Proposals for African Americans Act - Establishes the Commission to Study Reparation Proposals for African Americans to: (1) examine slavery and discrimination in the colonies and the United States from 1619 to the present, including the lingering negative effects on living African Americans and on U.S. society; and (2) recommend appropriate remedies, including whether the U.S. Government should offer a formal apology and whether some form of compensation is warranted and, if so, its amount, form, and eligibility requirements.
Terminates the Commission 90 days after submission of its final report.