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The Resource How a law is passed, Bill Scheppler

How a law is passed, Bill Scheppler

Label
How a law is passed
Title
How a law is passed
Statement of responsibility
Bill Scheppler
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
["For a piece of legislation to become an official law in the United States, it must first undergo a long and complex process involving two branches of the government: the legislative and the executive. How a Law Is Passed puts students right where the law-making action is by tracking the progress of laws, from proposals in Congress, through debates in the House of Representatives and the Senate, to approval by the president."]--B.I.P
Member of
Summary
Provides an overview of the American lawmaking process, describing how a piece of legislation begins as a proposal in Congress, is debated in the House of Represtantatives and the Senate, and finally goes for approval by the president
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
252842
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scheppler, Bill
Dewey number
328.73/0775
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF4945
LC item number
.S34 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Chelsea House Publishing
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • U.S. government: how it works
  • The U.S. government: how it works
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Legislation
  • Legislative bodies
  • Legislation
  • Legislative bodies
  • Legislation
  • Legislative bodies
  • Law
Target audience
juvenile
Label
How a law is passed, Bill Scheppler
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip076/2006039236.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : there oughta be a law -- How Congress is organized -- Introducing new legislation -- Consideration by committee -- Initial house action -- Senate review -- Final Congressional approval -- Presidential action -- Conclusion -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Further reading
Control code
656070
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
103 pages
Isbn
9780791094662
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006039236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780791094662
  • (OCoLC)76901791
Label
How a law is passed, Bill Scheppler
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip076/2006039236.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : there oughta be a law -- How Congress is organized -- Introducing new legislation -- Consideration by committee -- Initial house action -- Senate review -- Final Congressional approval -- Presidential action -- Conclusion -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Further reading
Control code
656070
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
103 pages
Isbn
9780791094662
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006039236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780791094662
  • (OCoLC)76901791

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