McCarran Act of 1950

August 2017
McCarran Act of 1950;8/1/2017, p1
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Presents the text of the United States McCarran Act of 1950. Requirement that Communist organizations register with the government; Desire to prevent subversive activities against the United States government; Provisions of the act.


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