Legislative Veto After Chadha: Hearings Before the Committee on Rules, House of Representatives, Ninety-eighth Congress, Second Session, on the Impact of the Supreme Court Decision in the Case of Immigration and Naturalization Service V. Chadha which Found the Legislative Veto Unconstitutional, November 9, 10, 1983, February 23, 29, March 1, 21, 22, and May 10, 1984

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Page 808 - This policy of supplying, by opposite and rival interests, the defect of better motives, might be traced through the whole system of human affairs, private as well as public. We see it particularly displayed in all the subordinate distributions of power, where the constant aim is to divide and arrange the several offices in such a manner as that each may be a check on the other that the private interest of every individual may be a sentinel over the public rights.
Page 808 - But the great security against a gradual concentration of the several powers in the same department, consists in giving to those who administer each department the necessary constitutional means and personal motives to resist encroachments of the others.
Page 859 - Human experience teaches that those who expect public dissemination of their remarks may well temper candor with a concern for appearances and for their own interests to the detriment of the decisionmaking process.
Page 818 - Northern Pipeline Constr. Co. v. Marathon Pipe Line Co., 458 US 50 (1982), the Court invalidated a broad grant of jurisdiction to the Article I bankruptcy courts. The plurality found a danger of "'encroachment or aggrandizement' by Congress at the expense of the other branches of government.
Page 806 - Federalist is, that the consent of the Senate would be necessary to displace as well as to appoint...
Page 599 - It is but a decent respect due to the wisdom, the integrity, and the patriotism of the legislative body by which any law is passed, to presume in favor of its validity, until its violation of the constitution is proved beyond all reasonable doubt.
Page 330 - States, as may be by law required of him; to make report, and give information to either branch of the legislature, in person or in writing (as he may be required) , respecting all matters referred to him by the Senate or House of Representatives, or which shall appertain to his office; and generally to perform all such services relative to the finances, as he shall be directed to perform.
Page 654 - Committee wanted to accommodate the president in his efforts to reconstitute the Bureau of the Budget into the Office of Management and Budget, but it objected to the use of the reorganization plan process to achieve this end.
Page 292 - August 1, 1983 Dear Elliott: On behalf of the President, I would like to thank you for your letter proposing a Conference on Power Sharing in response to the recent Supreme Court decision relating to the legislative veto. The President appreciates your thoughtful comments on this important issue. Rest assured that your proposal is now being shared with White House Counsel for careful study and consideration.
Page 783 - agency" is not entirely clear, but the APA apparently confers agency status on any administrative unit with substantial independent authority in the exercise of specific functions.

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