The President pro tempore of the Senate : history and authority of the office / Richard C. Sachs

Author(s): Sachs, Richard C., 1945-
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Subjects: United States. Congress. Senate--President pro tempore
United States. Congress. Senate--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Hauppauge, N. Y. : Novinka Books, c2003
LC Classification: J, JK
Physical Description: viii, 47 p. ; 22 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
Ch. 1. Introduction 1
Ch. 2. Historical Development of the Office of the President Pro Tempore 3
Ch. 3. Power, Authority, and Responsibilities of the President Pro Tempore 11
Ch. 4. Offices of the Deputy President Pro Tempore, the Permanent Acting President Pro Tempore, and the President Pro Tempore Emeritus 17
Appendix. Political Party Abbreviations 35
Selected References 37
Endnotes 39
Index 45
Notes: ISBN: 1590331176
Includes bibliographical references (pages 37-38) and index
OCLC Number: 51830119
ISBN/ISSN: 1590331176