Bibliographic Details

Mastering statutory interpretation / Linda D. Jellum.

Author / Creator Jellum, Linda D., author.
Edition Second Edition.
Imprint Durham, North Carolina : Carolina Academic Press, ©2013.
Description xxviii, 396 pages ; 23 cm.
Language English
Series Carolina Academic Press mastering series
Carolina Academic Press mastering series.
Subject Law -- United States -- Interpretation and construction.
Law -- Interpretation and construction.
United States.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/10224695
ISBN 9781611634563 (alk. paper)
1611634563 (alk. paper)
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Introducing statutory interpretation
  • The art of statutory interpretation: sources & theories
  • The legislative process
  • Canons based on intrinsic sources: the words
  • Canons based on intrinsic sources: grammar and punctuation
  • Canons based on intrinsic sources: the linguistic canons
  • Canons based on intrinsic sources: the components
  • Canons based on extrinsic sources & legislative process: timing
  • Canons based on extrinsic sources & legislative process: enactment context
  • Canons based on extrinsic sources & legislative process: post-enactment legislative context
  • Canons based on extrinsic sources & the executive process: an introduction to agencies
  • Canons based on extrinsic sources & executive process: deference to agency interpretation
  • Canons based on policy-based considerations: constitutional & prudential
  • Conclusion.