On June 23, 1983, the U.S. Supreme Court declared a legislative veto unconstitutional in the
- Immigration and Naturalization Service v. Chadha
Table of Contents
Foreword -- Introduciton -- The Legislative Veto and the Rulemaking Process -- Historical Perspective on the Legislative Veto: Legal and Administrative Issues -- The Case of the HUD “Constitutional” Vetoes -- The Education Vetoes: Conflict and Accommodation -- The Legislative Veto as a Means for Decision Avoidance: Two Targeted Vetoes -- The Legislative Veto of Regulations: Consequences for Democratic Policymaking -- Epilogue -- Appendix: Excerpts from the Epic Chadha Decision
Barbara Hinkson Craig is assistant professor of government at Wesleyan University.