The President

Finding the law: The President in the U.S. Code A collection of general and permanent Laws relating to the president, passed by the United States Congress, are organized by subject matter arrangements in the United States Code (U.S.C.; this label examines the president topics), to make them […]

Delegation of Functions

In Legislation Delegation of Functions in the U.S. Code: Title 3, Chapter 4 The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating delegation of functions are compiled in the United States Code under Title 3, Chapter 4. It constitutes "prima facie" evidence of statutes relating to […]

Labor-management Relations

In Legislation Labor-management Relations in the U.S. Code: Title 2, Chapter 24, Subchapter II, Part D The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating labor-management relations are compiled in the United States Code under Title 2, Chapter 24, Subchapter II, Part D. It constitutes […]

Administrative and Judicial Dispute-resolution Procedures

In Legislation Administrative and Judicial Dispute-resolution Procedures in the U.S. Code: Title 2, Chapter 24, Subchapter IV The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating administrative and judicial dispute-resolution procedures are compiled in the United States Code under Title […]

General Provisions

General Provisions in the United States General Provisions in Federal Practice and Procedure This section provides comprehensive coverage of the main aspects of general provisions in relation to federal procedure, including an analysis of the rules as interpreted and applied by the federal […]

United States Institute of Peace

The United States Institute of Peace promotes research, policy analysis, education, and training on international peace and conflict resolution. The United States Institute of Peace (USIP) is an independent institution, established by Congress pursuant to title XVII of the Defense […]

Air Force One

Air Force One in the United States Technically, Air Force One is used to describe any Air Force aircraft carrying the President — but since the middle of the 20th century, it has been standard practice to refer to specific planes that are equipped to transport the Commander-in-Chief. Today, […]

Treaty of Westphalia: General Part

Treaty of Westphalia: General Part in United States Treaty of Westphalia (24 Oct 1648). Convention (II) for the Pacific Settlement of International Disputes (18 Oct 1907) Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of law Relating to Assistance and Salvage at Sea (23 Sept 1910)and 1967 […]

Employment Discrimination, Family and Medical Leave, Fair Labor Standards, Employee Polygraph Protection, Worker Adjustment and Retraining, Employment and Reemployment of Veterans, and Intimidation

In Legislation Employment Discrimination, Family and Medical Leave, Fair Labor Standards, Employee Polygraph Protection, Worker Adjustment and Retraining, Employment and Reemployment of Veterans, and Intimidation in the U.S. Code: Title 2, Chapter 24, Subchapter II, Part A The current, […]

Effective Date

Effective Date in the United States Introduction to Effective Dates (State statute topic) The purpose of Effective Date is to provide a broad appreciation of the Effective Date legal topic. Select from the list of U.S. legal topics for information (other than Effective Date). Resources Further […]

Presidential Transition

Presidential Transition in the United States Executive Order Executive Order in relation with Facilitation of a Presidential Transition (May 6, 2016): By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including section 7301 of […]

Vetoes

Vetoes in the United States Vetoes and President’s Party representation in the House and in the Senate The following information offers a picture of the potential relation between the two facts: 1st Congress: 56.90% (in House of Representatives) and 69.20% (in Senate) ; Total […]

Challenge Legislation

Challenge Legislation in the United States Signing Statements Used to Challenge Legislation Introduction to Challenge Legislation One of the first presidents to issue a signing statement expressing a refusal to comply with provisions of a law was Woodrow Wilson. Wilson wrote that provisions in […]