eBook Landmark Legislation, 1774-2012: Major U.S. Acts and Treaties, 1st Edition

  • Stephen W. Stathis Congressional Research Service
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  • ISBN-10: 1452292299
  • ISBN-13: 9781452292298
  • DDC: 348.73
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 568 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released March 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Overview

The Second Edition of this renowned treasure trove of information about the most important laws and treaties enacted by the U.S. Congress now deepens its historical coverage and examines an entire decade of new legislation. Landmark Legislation 1774-2012 includes additional acts and treaties chosen for their historical significance or their precedential importance for later areas of major federal legislative activity in the over 200 years since the convocation of the Continental Congress.

Brand new chapters expand coverage to include the last five numbered Congresses (10 years of activity from 2003-2012), which has seen landmark legislation in the areas of health insurance and health care reform; financial regulatory reform; fiscal stimulus and the Temporary Asset Relief Program; federal support for stem cell research; reform of federal financial support for public schools and higher education; and much more.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Dedication Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Preface.
About the Author.
Introduction.
1: Finder’s Guide.
2: Continental Congress and United States in Congress Assembled.
3: First Congress.
4: Second Congress.
5: Third Congress.
6: Fourth Congress.
7: Fifth Congress.
8: Sixth Congress.
9: Seventh Congress.
10: Eighth Congress.
11: Ninth Congress.
12: Tenth Congress.
13: Eleventh Congress.
14: Twelfth Congress.
15: Thirteenth Congress.
16: Fourteenth Congress.
17: Fifteenth Congress.
18: Sixteenth Congress.
19: Seventeenth Congress.
20: Eighteenth Congress.
21: Nineteenth Congress.
22: Twentieth Congress.
23: Twenty-First Congress.
24: Twenty-Second Congress.
25: Twenty-Third Congress.
26: Twenty-Fourth Congress.
27: Twenty-Fifth Congress.
28: Twenty-Sixth Congress.
29: Twenty-Seventh Congress.
30: Twenty-Eighth Congress.
31: Twenty-Ninth Congress.
32: Thirtieth Congress.
33: Thirty-First Congress.
34: Thirty-Second Congress.
35: Thirty-Third Congress.
36: Thirty-Fourth Congress.
37: Thirty-Fifth Congress.
38: Thirty-Sixth Congress.
39: Thirty-Seventh Congress.
40: Thirty-Eighth Congress.
41: Thirty-Ninth Congress.
42: Fortieth Congress.
43: Forty-First Congress.
44: Forty-Second Congress.
45: Forty-Third Congress.
46: Forty-Fourth Congress.
47: Forty-Fifth Congress.
48: Forty-Sixth Congress.
49: Forty-Seventh Congress.
50: Forty-Eighth Congress.
51: Forty-Ninth Congress.
52: Fiftieth Congress.
53: Fifty-First Congress.
54: Fifty-Second Congress.
55: Fifty-Third Congress.
56: Fifty-Fourth Congress.
57: Fifty-Fifth Congress.
58: Fifty-Sixth Congress.
59: Fifty-Seventh Congress.
60: Fifty-Eighth Congress.
61: Fifty-Ninth Congress.
62: Sixtieth Congress.
63: Sixty-First Congress.
64: Sixty-Second Congress.
65: Sixty-Third Congress.
66: Sixty-Fourth Congress.
67: Sixty-Fifth Congress.
68: Sixty-Sixth Congress.
69: Sixty-Seventh Congress.
70: Sixty-Eighth Congress.
71: Sixty-Ninth Congress.
72: Seventieth Congress.
73: Seventy-First Congress.
74: Seventy-Second Congress.
75: Seventy-Third Congress.
76: Seventy-Fourth Congress.
77: Seventy-Fifth Congress.
78: Seventy-Sixth Congress.
79: Seventy-Seventh Congress.
80: Seventy-Eighth Congress.
81: Seventy-Ninth Congress.
82: Eightieth Congress.
83: Eighty-First Congress.
84: Eighty-Second Congress.
85: Eighty-Third Congress.
86: Eighty-Fourth Congress.
87: Eighty-Fifth Congress.
88: Eighty-Sixth Congress.
89: Eighty-Seventh Congress.
90: Eighty-Eighth Congress.
91: Eighty-Ninth Congress.
92: Ninetieth Congress.
93: Ninety-First Congress.
94: Ninety-Second Congress.
95: Ninety-Third Congress.
96: Ninety-Fourth Congress.
97: Ninety-Fifth Congress.
98: Ninety-Sixth Congress.
99: Ninety-Seventh Congress.
100: Ninety-Eighth Congress.
101: Ninety-Ninth Congress.
102: One Hundredth Congress.
103: One Hundred First Congress.
104: One Hundred Second Congress.
105: One Hundred Third Congress.
106: One Hundred Fourth Congress.
107: One Hundred Fifth Congress.
108: One Hundred Sixth Congress.
109: One Hundred Seventh Congress.
110: One Hundred Eighth Congress.
111: One Hundred Ninth Congress.
112: One Hundred Tenth Congress.
113: One Hundred Eleventh Congress.
114: One Hundred Twelfth Congress.
Sources for Further Study.
Index.