International Criminal Court

International Criminal Court and the U.S. Position in the United States The United States is not a party to the Rome Statute. The United States signed the Statute on December 31, 2000, but at the time, the Clinton Administration had objections to it and said it would not submit it to the […]

Transfer of Certain Cfe Treaty-limited Equipment to Nato Members

In Legislation Transfer of Certain Cfe Treaty-limited Equipment to Nato Members in the U.S. Code: Title 22, Chapter 39, Subchapter IX The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating transfer of certain cfe treaty-limited equipment to nato members are compiled in the United States […]

Courts

Courts in the United States Courts in the United States Introduction to Courts Courts in the United States, government institutions that resolve legal disputes by trial and that hear appeals from such cases. The United States has a federal system of government in which power is divided […]

Protection of National Security Information and Activities

In Legislation Protection of National Security Information and Activities in the U.S. Code: Title 22, Chapter 88, Subchapter VI The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating protection of national security information and activities are compiled in the United States Code under […]

Reports

Reports in the United States Reports and the State Laws Select from the list of U.S. States below for state-specific information on Reports: Reports in the Subject Index of the Alabama Portal Reports in the Subject Index of the Alaska Portal Reports in the Subject Index of the Arizona Portal […]

Support of Peace Treaty betweenEgypt and Israel

Support of Peace Treaty Between Egypt and Israel In Legislation Support of Peace Treaty Between Egypt and Israel in the U.S. Code: Title 22, Chapter 49 The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating support of peace treaty between egypt and israel are compiled in the United States […]

Rule of Law Reform

Rule of Law Reform Principal U.S. Government Agencies Supporting International Rule of Law Reform As the scope of activities that constitute rule of law programming has expanded, so too has the number of organizations supporting these programs. The U.S. Agency for International Development and the Departments of State, Justice, and Commerce are the main government … Read more

Miscellaneous Provisions

In Legislation Miscellaneous Provisions in the U.S. Code: Title 22, Chapter 82, Subchapter III The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating miscellaneous provisions are compiled in the United States Code under Title 22, Chapter 82, Subchapter III. It constitutes "prima […]

Inspections

Inspections in the United States Inspections and the State Laws Select from the list of U.S. States below for state-specific information on Inspections: Inspections in the Subject Index of the Alabama Portal Inspections in the Subject Index of the Alaska Portal Inspections in the Subject Index […]

State Immunity

State Immunity in the United States Foreign States, Components, and Political Subdivisions Despite the practical importance of the basic distinction, neither “foreign state” nor “political subdivision” is actually defined by the statute. Foreign state or government Clearly the FSIA applies […]

Chemical Weapons Convention Implementation

In Legislation Chemical Weapons Convention Implementation in the U.S. Code: Title 22, Chapter 75 The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating chemical weapons convention implementation are compiled in the United States Code under Title 22, Chapter 75. It constitutes "prima […]

North American Free Trade Agreement

North American Free Trade Agreement in the United States Introduction to the North American Free Trade Agreement The North American Free Trade Agreement was signed between the Government of the United States of America, the Government of Canada, and the Government of the United Mexican […]

Court of International Trade

Court of International Trade in the United States Court Of International Trade Definition A court established by Congress under Article III of the Constitution to hear cases involving U.S. international trade law, including questions concerning tariffs, dumping, countervailing duties, and […]

Authorization of Appropriations

In Legislation Authorization of Appropriations in the U.S. Code: Title 22, Chapter 83, Subchapter IV The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating authorization of appropriations are compiled in the United States Code under Title 22, Chapter 83, Subchapter IV. It constitutes […]