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  • Main Title The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS)


  • Author: Jackson, James K.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in International Trade and Finance


  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.


  • Creation: 2018-06-27


  • English


  • Content Description: This report discusses the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) which is a presidential advisory body consisting of nine cabinet members, two ex officio members, and other members appointed by the President to oversee direct investments by foreign countries in the United States. It discusses the basics of the committee's operations and laws governing their conduct and power, presidential blocks of investment, previous reforms to the original law governing the committee and its actions and current propositions in Congress to further amend the laws regarding the committe.
  • Physical Description: 70 pages.


  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign policy
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Government and business
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Investments
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Presidential commissions


  • Place Name: United States


  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report


  • Text


  • CRS Report Number: RL33388
  • Accession or Local Control No: RL33388_2018June27
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1213095