Jones, Brian Christopher (2013) SCOTUS Short Title Turmoil: Time for a Congressional Bill Naming Authority. Yale Law & Policy Review Inter Alia, 32 (1). pp. 25-33.
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This past summer saw the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark decision in United States v. Windsor, and while the case has generated copious amounts of commentary and scholarship, relatively little attention has been paid to the case’s discussion of bill short titles. Central to the case’s analysis was a dispute over the role of short titles in inferring legislative purpose, and given this dispute, this Remark will argue that it’s time for a Congressional bill naming authority to ensure sensible, descriptive bill names.
|Faculty / Department:||Faculty of Arts & Humanities > Law|
|Depositing User:||Brian Christopher Jones|
|Date Deposited:||25 May 2016 14:17|
|Last Modified:||25 May 2016 14:17|
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