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  • Pub. L. No. 79-404 (Chapter 324) – 60 Stat. 237

Popular Name of Act:  Administrative Procedure Act of 1946

» Administrative Procedure Act: Legislative History, 79th Congress, 1944-46 (1946)

W. W. Gaunt

1 Volume – (KF5401.A31 A15 1946A – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 101-336 – 104 Stat. 327

Popular Name of Act:  Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990

» Disability Law in the United States: A Legislative History of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Public Law 101-336 (1992)

Bernard D. Reams, Peter J. McGovern & Jon S. Schultz

6 Volumes – (KF480.A32 A15 1992 – Greenan Reading Room)

» Legislative History of the Americans With Disabilities Act (1991)

G. John Tysee

1 Volume – (KF480.A32 A15 1991 – Third Floor)


  • Pub. L. No. 83-703 (Chapter 1073) – 68 Stat. 919

Popular Name of Act:  Atomic Energy Act of 1954

Legislative History of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, Public Law 703, 83rd Congress (1955)

Madeleine W. Losee

3 Volumes – (KF2138.A314 A15 1955 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 105-33 – 111 Stat. 251

Popular Name of Act:  Balanced Budget Act of 1997

Legislative History of the Balanced Budget Act of 1997 (2000)

William H. Manz

44 Volumes – (KF6222.122 .A15 2000  Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 98-353 – 98 Stat. 333

Popular Name of Act:  Bankruptcy Amendments and Federal Judgeship Act of 1984

Bankruptcy Reform Amendments: A Legislative History of the Bankruptcy Amendments and Federal Judgeship Act of 1984, Public Law 98-353 (1992)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr. & Eugene M. Wypyski

10 Volumes – (KF1511.5963.A16 R43 1992 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 99-554 – 100 Stat. 3088

Popular Name of Act:  Bankruptcy Judges, United States Trustees, and Family Farmer Bankruptcy Act of 1986

Bankruptcy Amendments: A Legislative History of the Bankruptcy Judges, United States Trustees, and Family Farmer Bankruptcy Act of 1986, Public Law 99-554 (1991)

Eugene M. Wypyski & Bernard D. Reams, Jr.

3 Volumes – (KF1511.5966.A15 1991 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 107-16 – 114 Stat. 38

Popular Name of Act:  Bush Tax Cut

The Bush Tax Cut: A Legislative History of the Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001

William H. Manz

16 Volumes – (KF6276.569.A155 2002 – Greenan Reading Room)


  •  Pub. L. No. 102-166 – 105 Stat. 1071

Popular Name of Act:  Civil Rights Act of 1991

» Civil Rights Act of 1991, Legislative History (1992)

Employment Policy Foundation

2 Volumes – (KF3464.A32 A15 1992 – Third Floor)

 » The Civil Rights Act of 1991: A Legislative History of Public Law 102-166 (1994)

Bernard D. Reams & Faye Couture

7 Volumes – (KF3464.A32 A15 1994 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 94-559 – 90 Stat. 2641

Popular Name of Act:  Civil Rights Attorney’s Fees Awards Act of 1976

Civil Rights Attorney’s Fees Awards Act of 1976: Public Law 94-559, S. 2278 (1976)

Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Constitutional Rights

1 Volume – (KF315 .A25 1976 – Third Floor)


  • Pub. L. No. 92-573 – 86 Stat. 1207

Popular Name of Act:  Consumer Product Safety Act

Consumer Product Safety Act: Text, Analysis, Legislative History (1973)

BNA

1 Volume – (KF3945.B86 1973 – Third Floor)


  • Pub. L. No. 108-187 – 117 Stat. 2699

Popular Name of Act:  Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Marketing (CAN-SPAM) Act of 2003

Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Marketing (CAN-SPAM) Act of 2003: A Legislative History (2004)

William H. Manz

2 Volumes – (KF390.5.C6 C68 2004 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 60-349 (Chapter 320) – 35 Stat. 1075

Popular Name of Act:  Copyright Act of 1909

Legislative History of the 1909 Copyright Act (1976)

F. B. Rothman

6 Volumes – (KF2989.54.A15 1976 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 107-16 – 115 Stat. 38

Popular Name of Act:  Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001

The Bush Tax Cut: A Legislative History of the Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001 (2002)

William H. Manz

16 Volumes – (KF6276.569 .A155 2002 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 93-406 – 88 Stat. 829

Popular Name of Act:  Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA)

» ERISA: Selected Legislative History, 1974-1986 (1988)

BNA

1 Volume – (KF3512.A315 A15 1988 – Third Floor)

 » ERISA: Selected Legislative History, 1974-1991 (1992)

BNA Books

1 Volume – (KF3512.A315 A15 1992 – Third Floor)


  • Pub. L. No. 92-261 – 86 Stat. 103

Popular Name of Act:  Equal Employment Opportunity Act of 1972

Equal Employment Opportunity Act of 1972: Editorial Analysis, Discussion of Court Decisions Under 1964 Act, Text of Amended Act, Congressional Reports, Legislative History (1973)

BNA

1 Volume – (KF3464.B87 1973 – Third Floor)


  • Pub. L. No. 79-377 (Chapter 251) – 60 Stat. 170

Popular Name of Act:  Federal Airport Act

Legislative History of the Federal Airport Act: Public Law 377, Chapter 251, 79th Congress, 2d Session (1948)

Civil Aeronautics Administration

2 Volumes – (KF2415.A31 A15 1948 – Third Floor)


  • Pub. L. No. 96-187 – 93 Stat. 1339

Popular Name of Act:  Federal Election Campaign Act Amendments of 1979

Legislative History of Federal Election Campaign Act Amendments of 1979 (1983)

Federal Election Commission

1 Volume – (KF4920.A319 A15 1983 – Third Floor)


  • Pub. L. No. 106-444 – 114 Stat. 1929

Popular Name of Act:  Freedman’s Bureau Records Preservation Act of 2000

Preserving the Past: A Legislative History of the Freedman’s Bureau Records Preservation Act of 2000 (2006)

William Sleeman

1 Volume – (KF485.P74 2006 – Third Floor)


  • Pub. L. No. 99-571 – 100 Stat. 3208

Popular Name of Act:  Government Securities Act of 1986

Government Securities Law: A Legislative History of the Government Securities Act of 1986, Pub. Law No. 99-571 (1989)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr. & Carol J. Gray

10 Volumes – (KF6242.125.A15 1989 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 101-649 – 104 Stat. 4978

Popular Name of Act:  Immigration Act of 1990

» Immigration Act of 1990: A Legislative History of Pub. L. No. 101-649 (1997)

Igor I. Kavass & Bernard D. Reams, Jr.

23 Volumes – (KF4806 2nd ser. 1997 – Greenan Reading Room)

» Selected Legislative History of the Immigration Act of 1990 (1991)

American Immigration Lawyers Association

1 Volume – (KF4806.57.A15 1991a – Third Floor)


  • Pub. L. No. 99-603 – 100 Stat. 3359

Popular Name of Act:  Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986

Immigration Reform Law of 1986: Analysis, Text, and Legislative History (1987)

Nancy Humel Montweiler

1 Volume – (KF4806.56.A16 M66 1987 – Third Floor)


  • Pub. L. No. 102-119 – 105 Stat. 587

Popular Name of Act:  Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Amendments of 1991

Legislative History of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act: Public Law 101-476 as Amended by Public Law 102-119 (1994)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr.

5 Volumes – (KF4210.A316 A15 1994 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 80-101 – 61 Stat. 136

Popular Name of Act:  Labor Management Relations Act, 1947 (Taft-Hartley Act)

Legislative History of the Labor Management Relations Act, 1947 (1985)

National Labor Relations Board

2 Volumes – (KF3356.534.A15 1985 – Third Floor)


  • Pub. L. No. 86-257 – 73 Stat. 519

Popular Name of Act:  Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1959

» Legislative History of the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1959 (1985)

National Labor Relations Board

2 Volumes – (KF3400.A316 A15 1985 – Greenan Reading Room)

» Legislative History of the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1959 (1959)

National Labor Relations Board

2 Volumes – (KF3400.A31 A15 1959 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 101-432 – 104 Stat. 963

Popular Name of Act:  Market Reform Act of 1990

Legislative History of the Market Reform Act of 1990, Pub. L. No. 101-432: Congressional Response to the Stock Market Crash of October 1987: Documents 1-11 (1994)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr.

1 Volume – (KF1067.127.A15 1994 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 100-582 – 102 Stat. 2950

Popular Name of Act:  Medical Waste Tracking Act of 1988

The Medical Waste Tracking Act of 1988: A Legislative History of Public Law 100-582 (1993)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr.

5 Volumes – (KF3946.A317 A15 1993 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 94-412 – 90 Stat. 1255

Popular Name of Act:  National Emergencies Act

National Emergencies Act (Public Law 94-412) Source Book: Legislative History, Texts, and Other Documents (1976)

Senate Committee on Government Operations & Special Committee on National Emergencies and Delegated Emergency Powers

1 Volume – (KF6051.A317 A15 1976 – Third Floor)


  • Pub. L. No. 74-198 (Chapter 372) – 49 Stat. 449

Popular Name of Act:  National Labor Relations Act of 1935

Legislative History of the National Labor Relations Act of 1935 (1985)

National Labor Relations Board

2 Volumes – (KF3400.A315 A15 1985 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 103-182 – 107 Stat. 2057

Popular Name of Act:  North American Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act (NAFTA)

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA): Documents and Materials Including a Legislative History of the North American Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act, Public Law 103-182 (1994)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr. & Jon S. Schultz

29 Volumes – (KDZ944.A4 1992 N66 1994 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 91-596 – 84 Stat. 1590

Popular Name of Act:  Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970

» Job Safety and Health Act of 1970: Text Analysis, Legislative History (1971)

BNA

1 Volume – (KF3570.B8 1971 – Third Floor)

» Legislative History of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (1971)

U. S. Government Printing Office

1 Volume – (KF3567.124.A15 1971 – Third Floor)


  • Pub. L. No. 101-508 – 104 Stat. 1388

Popular Name of Act:  Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1990

A Legislative History of the Revenue Reconciliation Act of 1990: Title XI Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1990, Public Law 101-508 (1994)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr. & Faye L. Couture

8 Volumes – (KF6276.5537.A15 1994 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 103-66 – 107 Stat. 416

Popular Name of Act:  Omnibus Revenue Reconciliation Act of 1993

A Legislative History of the Revenue Reconciliation Act of 1993: (Title XIII Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993, Public Law 103-66) (1995)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr.

23 Volumes – (KF6276.554.A15 1995 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No 100-418 – 102 Stat. 1107

Popular Name of Act:  Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1988

Trade Reform Legislation 1988: A Legislative History of the Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1988 (Pub. L. No. 100-418) (1991)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr. & Mary Ann Nelson

10 Volumes – (KF1604.57.A15 1991 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 104-134 – 110 Stat. 1321

Popular Name of Act:  Prison Litigation Reform Act of 1996

A Legislative History of the Prison Litigation Reform Act of 1996, Pub. L. No. 104-134, 110 Stat. 1321 (1997)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr. & William H. Manz

2 Volumes – (KF9731.A3 A15 1997 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No.  93-579 – 88 Stat. 1896

Popular Name of Act:  Privacy Act of 1974

Legislative History of the Privacy Act of 1974, S. 3418, Public Law 93-579: Source Book on Privacy (1976)

Senate Committee on Government Operations & House Committee on Government Operations

1 Volume – (KF1262.A31 A15 1976 – Third Floor)


  • Pub. L. No. 90-602 – 82 Stat. 1173

Popular Name of Act:  Radiation Control for Health and Safety Act of 1968

Legislative History of Radiation Control for Health and Safety Act of 1968 (1975)

U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Food and Drug Administration

2 Volumes – (KF3948.A31 A15 1975 – Third Floor)


  • Pub. L. No. 92-178 – 85 Stat. 497

Popular Name of Act:  Revenue Act of 1971

Tax Reform, 1971: A Legislative History of Revenue Act of 1971 (Public Law No. 92-178) (1996)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr.

6 Volumes – (KF6276.542.A15 1996 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 92-603 – 86 Stat. 1329

Popular Name of Act:  Social Security Amendments of 1972

The Professional Standards Review Act: A Legislative History of Title XI of the Social Security Amendments of 1972 (Pub. L. No. 92-603) (1990)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr.

2 Volumes – (KF3827.P7 A3 1990 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 93-619 – 88 Stat. 2076

Popular Name of Act:  Speedy Trial Act of 1974

Legislative History of Title I of the Speedy Trial Act of 1974 (1980)

Anthony Partridge

1 Volume – (KF9223.4.A87 1980 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 96-613 – 94 Stat. 3579

Popular Name of Act:  Tax Laws, Miscellaneous Changes

Tax Reform, 1980: A Legislative History of Public Law 96-613: Tax Laws, Miscellaneous Changes (1995)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr.

3 Volumes – (KF6276.552.A15 1995 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 94-12 – 89 Stat. 26

Popular Name of Act:  Tax Reduction Act of 1975

Tax Reform, 1975: A Legislative History of the Tax Reduction Act of 1975, Public Law No. 94-12 (1995)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr.

9 Volumes – (KF6356.535.A15 1995 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 91-172 – 83 Stat. 487

Popular Name of Act:  Tax Reform Act of 1969

Tax Reform, 1969: A Legislative History of the Tax Reform Act of 1969 (Public Law 91-172) with Related Amendments (1991)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr.

25 Volumes – (KF6356.53 .A15 1991 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 94-455 – 90 Stat. 1520

Popular Name of Act:  Tax Reform Act of 1976

Tax Reform, 1976: A Legislative History of the Tax Reform Act of 1976 (Public Law 94-455), with Related Amendments (1992)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr. & Emelyn B. House

17 Volumes – (KF6335.A318 A15 1992 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No 99-514 – 100 Stat. 2085

Popular Name of Act:  Tax Reform Act of 1986

Tax Reform, 1986: A Legislative History of the Tax Reform Act of 1986: The Law, Reports, Hearings, Debates, and Related Documents (1987)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr. & Margaret H. McDermott

64 Volumes – (KF6276.558.A15 1987 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 100-647 – 102 Stat. 3342

Popular Name of Act:  Technical and Miscellaneous Revenue Act of 1988

Tax Reform, 1988: A Legislative History of the Technical and Miscellaneous Revenue Act of 1988, Public Law No. 100-647 (1995)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr.

30 Volumes – (KF6276.562.A15 1995 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 104-104 – 110 Stat. 56

Popular Name of Act:  Telecommunications Act of 1996

» Telecommunications Act of 1996: Law & Legislative History (1996)

Robert E. Emeritz

1 Volume – (KF2762.115.A15 – Greenan Reading Room)

» Federal Telecommunications Law: A Legislative History of the Telecommunications Act of 1996, Pub. L. No. 104-104, 110 Stat. 56 (1996) including the Communications Decency Act (1997)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr. & William H. Manz

21 Volumes – (KF2762.115.A15 1997Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 81-506 (Chapter 169) – 64 Stat. 107

Popular Name of Act:  Uniform Code of Military Justice

Index and Legislative History, Uniform Code of Military Justice 1950 (2000)

W.S. Hein

1 Volume – (KF7604.553.A15 2000 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No 107-56 – 115 Stat. 272

Popular Name of Act:  USA PATRIOT Act of 2001

USA Patriot Act: A Legislative History of the Uniting and Strengthening of America by Providing Appropriate Tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism Act, Public Law No. 107-56 (2001) (2002)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr. & Christopher T. Anglim

16 Volumes – (KF9430.A316 U83 2002 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. – Not Enacted

Popular Name of Act:  Universal Tobacco Settlement Act

Congress and the Tobacco Industry: A Legislative History of the Universal Tobacco Settlement Act (2003)

William H. Manz

6 Volumes – (KF1297.T63 M36 2003 – Greenan Reading Room)


  • Pub. L. No. 103-322 – 108 Stat. 1796

Popular Name of Act:  Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994

The Omnibus Anti-Crime Act: A Legislative History of the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, Public Law 103-322, September 13, 1994 (1997)

Bernard D. Reams, Jr.

20 Volumes – (KF9223.A32 A15 1997 – Greenan Reading Room)

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