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The influence of the 1968-1975 Congressional reforms on legislative policy-making

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the development and enactment of the oil-pricing provision of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (1975)
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Congressional reform is the focus of my study. Congress (but primarily the House of Representatives) attempted to reform its workings from 1968 through 1975, so it might be more effective in developing comprehensive policies on national issues, and more independent of the executive branch. Reform raised expectations that the legislature would reassert its policy-making role, which had diminished during the preceding thirty years. My study examines the influence of these changes on the con...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Faculty of Social Studies
Role:
Author
Publication date:
1986
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Barcode:
602328540
URN:
uuid:3398b8d3-45ae-4706-b094-692a7ba0f827
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td:602328540
Language:
English
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