Legislation and Regulation 6

Legislation and Regulation 6

Professor Daphna Renan
Spring 2020 course
W, F 1:00pm - 3:00pm in WCC Room 2009
4 classroom credits

Exam Type: In Class

This course introduces lawmaking in the modern administrative state.  It looks at the way Congress and administrative agencies adopt binding rules of law (statutes and regulations, respectively) and the way that courts and administrative agencies interpret and apply these laws.  The course also examines the structure of the modern administrative state, the political context that shapes the behavior of governmental actors, and the way legal rules structure relationships among Congress, the President, agencies, courts, and the populace.