Supreme Court Nominations, 1789 - 2009: Actions by the Senate, the Judiciary Committee, and the President

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This report explains in detail the process of appointing Supreme Court Justices, both as it stands currently and how it has changed over the last two centuries. The report includes a table that lists and describes actions taken by the Senate, the Senate Judiciary Committee, and the President on all Supreme Court nominations, from 1789 to the present.

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Creation Date: May 13, 2009
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Rutkus, Denis Steven

Specialist on the Federal Judiciary

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Bearden, Maureen

Information Research Specialist

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: May 13, 2009
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From 1789 to 2009
Description:

This report explains in detail the process of appointing Supreme Court Justices, both as it stands currently and how it has changed over the last two centuries. The report includes a table that lists and describes actions taken by the Senate, the Senate Judiciary Committee, and the President on all Supreme Court nominations, from 1789 to the present.

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42 pages.

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