18 U.S. Code Chapter 216 - SPECIAL GRAND JURY


1970—Pub. L. 91–452, title I, § 101(a), Oct. 15, 1970, 84 Stat. 923, added chapter 216 and items 3331 to 3334.

National Commission on Individual Rights

Pub. L. 91–452, title XII, §§ 1201–1211, Oct. 15, 1970, 84 Stat. 960, 961, established the National Commission on Individual Rights to conduct a comprehensive study and review of Federal laws and practices relating to special grand juries authorized under chapter 216 of this title, dangerous special offender sentencing under section 3575 of this title, wiretapping and electronic surveillance, bail reform and preventive detention, no-knock search warrants, the accumulation of data on individuals by Federal agencies as authorized by law or acquired by executive action, and other practices which in its opinion might infringe upon the individual rights of the people of the United States. The Commission was required to make interim reports at least every two years and a final report to the President and Congress six years after Jan. 1, 1972, and was to cease to exist 60 days after submission of the final report.