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- Main Title Unfunded Mandates Reform Act: History, Impact, and Issues
Author: Dilger, Robert J.Creator Type: PersonalCreator Info: Senior Specialist in American National Government
Author: Beth, Richard S.Creator Type: PersonalCreator Info: Specialist on Congress and the Legislative Process
Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
- Creation: 2015-09-10
- Content Description: This report examines debates over what constitutes an unfunded federal mandate and the Unfunded Mandates Reform Act of 1995's (UMRA) implementation. It focuses on UMRA's requirements and procedures, and assesses UMRA's impact on federal mandates and arguments concerning UMRA's future, focusing on UMRA's definitions, exclusions, and exceptions that currently exempt many federal actions with potentially significant financial impacts on nonfederal entities.
- Physical Description: 54 pages.
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Federal mandates
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: State and local government
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Unfunded mandates
- Place Name: United States
Name: Congressional Research Service ReportsCode: CRSR
Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents DepartmentCode: UNTGD
- CRS Report Number: R40957
- Accession or Local Control No: R40957_2015Sep10
- Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc795384