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About this Course

This course will examine legislative law and the legislative process.  The course will consider the nature and history of legislative power, legislative structure and procedure, legislative advocacy, drafting statutory law, statutory construction, legislative history and legislative oversight.  The course will consider the role of legislative attorneys in the process and the development of public policy through examination of a current public policy issues.

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