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Unformatted text preview: stock to eligible farmers' cooperatives. After a district court held the Act unconstitutional, the Supreme Court granted certiorari on expedited appeal. b. II. Legal Questions presented a. b. III. Answers IV. Reasons (by ___) a. Form of argument b. Legal doctrines V. Dissent reasons VI. Concurring reasons Notes Causes: The Line Item Veto Act of 1996 allowed the President to "cancel", that is to void or legally nullify, certain provisions of appropriations bills, and disallowed the use of funds from canceled provisions for offsetting deficit spending in other areas. Decision Based on the presentment clause. If there is going to be a lineitem veto, it must come by Constitutional amendment...
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- Line Item Veto, Clinton v. City of New York, President William J. Clinton, Item Veto Act