Titles: H.R.40 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)

Short Titles:

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced:

Commission to Study Reparation Proposals for African-Americans Act

Official Titles:

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced:

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.