The collection can be sorted by the popular name of the law, by the date of its enactment, or by descriptive category of naming convention. The categories are our attempt to bring some degree of order to the chaos.
Database of Federal Statute Names
Database of Federal Statute Popular Names
|Title||Type||Popular Name||Short Title||Named For?||Classification||PL||Statute At Large||Date(s) Enacted||Interesting Part Statutized?||Leads to other named Legislation||Link/Source||Notes|
|Emergency Relief and Construction Act of 1932||Description||Emergency Relief and Construction Act of 1932||"Emergency Relief and Construction Act of 1932"||Ch. 520, 47 Stat 709|
|First Deficiency Appropriations Act, fiscal year 1936||Description||First Deficiency Appropriations Act, fiscal year 1936||"First Deficiency Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1936"||Ch. 689, 49 Stat 1597|
|Bryson Act||Sponsor||Bryson Act||NO short title||Rep. Joseph Raleigh Bryson, (D-SC)||35 USC 1||ch. 950, 66 Stat 792||N||name not statutized|
|FEGLI Living Benefits Act||Abbreviation||FEGLI Living Benefits Act||"FEGLI Living Benefits Act"||5 USC 8701 (note)||103-409||108 Stat 4230||N||short title; "FEGLI" = Federal Employees Group Life Insurance|