(e) QUORUM.——A quorum constitutes a majority of the Members, but a lesser number may hold hearings. All recommendations and reports of
the Committee required by this Act shall be approved only by a majority vote of a quorum of the Committee.
(f) MEETINGS.——First meeting shall be called by the Committee Chair not later than——
(A) 60 days after the date of enactment
of this Act; or
(B) 30 days after the date of the
enactment of legislation making appropriations
to carry out this Act.
(C) Subsequent meetings shall meet at
the call of the Committee chair except as
provided in paragraph (f) above.
SEC. 5. POWERS OF COMMITTEE
(a) HEARINGS AND EVIDENCE.——The Committee or, at its direction, any subcommittee or member of the Committee, may, for the purpose of carrying out this Act—
(1) hold such public hearings in places deemed germane to the investigation, sit and act at such times and places, take such testimony, receive such evidence,
and administer such oaths as the Committee or Member considers advisable; and