TITLE

Second Force Act of 1871

PUB. DATE
August 2017
SOURCE
Second Force Act of 1871;8/1/2017, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Primary Source Document
DOC. TYPE
Legal Material
ABSTRACT
Presents the text of the United States Second Force Act of 1871. Act designed to enforce provisions of the Fourteenth Amendment; Other subjects discussed.
ACCESSION #
21212934

 

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