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The powers of the U.S. Congress : where constitutional authority begins and ends / Brien Hallett, editor.

Other Title:
Powers of the United States Congress
Publication:
Santa Barbara, California : ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2016]
Format/Description:
Book
xix, 298 pages ; 26 cm
Subjects:
United States. Congress -- Powers and duties.
United States. Congress
Legislative bodies -- United States.
Legislative power -- United States.
Legislation -- United States.
Legislation
Legislative bodies
Legislative power
United States
Contents:
The power to tax / Erik M. Jensen
The power to borrow money / Jacob Holt
The power to regulate commerce / Brien Hallett
The power to regulate immigration / Joanna Mosser
The power to regulate bankruptcies / Judith K. Fitzgerald and Nancy Marcus
The powers to regulate money, weights and measures and to punish counterfeiting / David R. Smith and Robert Jefferson Dillard
The power to establish post offices and post roads / Richard B. Kielbowicz
The power to regulate patents and copyright / Colin D. Moore
The power to constitute courts and other tribunals inferior to Supreme Court / Rebecca L. Keeler
The power to punish piracies and offenses against the law of nations / Cindy Galway Buys
The power to declare war / Brien Hallett
The power to raise and support armies and to provide and maintain a navy / Robert C. Chalwell Jr.
The power to regulate land and naval forces / Donald E. Heidenreich, Jr.
The power to call forth and regulate the militia / Paul Lorenzo Johnson
The power to excercise authority over the District of Columbia and federal property / Mary M. Cheh
The power to appropriate money and to budget / Craig Goodman
The power to advise and consent (treaties) / Jeffrey S. Peake
The power to advise and consent (appointments) / Mitchel A. Sollenberger
The power to enforce Civil War amendments / Jesse Merriam.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Hallett, Brien, editor.
Other format:
Online version: Powers of the U.S. Congress
ISBN:
9781440843235 (hardback : alk. paper)
1440843236 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781440843242 (ebook)
OCLC:
946906617
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