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Title

  • Main Title "Fast Track" Parliamentary Procedures of the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act

Creator

  • Author: Davis, Christopher M.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Government and Finance Division

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2008-11-14

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: The Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 (Division A of H.R. 1424, P.L. 110-343) empowers the Secretary of the Treasury to purchase certain "troubled assets" as a means to stabilize the economy. This report examines this procedure and explains how it differs from the regular parliamentary mechanisms of the House and Senate.
  • Physical Description: 6 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Politics and government
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Legislative bodies
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Parliamentary government
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Economic policy
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Economic stabilization
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Congress
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Legislative resolutions
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Economic policy - Law and legislation

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: RS22985
  • Accession or Local Control No: RS22985_2008Nov14
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metacrs10823