Presidential Transitions Effectiveness Act report of the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, to accompany S. 2037, to amend the Presidential Transition Act of 1963 to provide for a more orderly transfer of executive power in connection with the expiration of the term of office of a President by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs

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  • Executive power -- United States,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Transition periods,
  • Procedure (Law) -- United States

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SeriesReport / 100th Congress, 2d session, Senate ; 100-317
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Paginationii, 30 p. ;
Number of Pages30
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Open LibraryOL14284100M

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