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9 terms
treaties , laws
Pickney's Treaty
Adams-Onis Treaty
Treaty of Ghent
Jay's Treaty
Established intentions of friendship between the United State…
Was a treaty between the United States and Spain in 1819 that…
Ghent, was the peace treaty that ended the War of 1812 betwee…
The Jay Treaty, and also as Jay's Treaty, the British Treaty,…
Pickney's Treaty
Established intentions of friendship between the United State…
Adams-Onis Treaty
Was a treaty between the United States and Spain in 1819 that…
10 terms
Laws and Treaties
ESA
CBD
CITES
Lacey Act
The Endangered Species Act provides a program for the conserv…
(1993)The Convention on Biological Diversity had 3 goals- to…
(1973) Convention on International Trade in Endangered Specie…
(1900)Was an act that prohibited the transportation of illega…
ESA
The Endangered Species Act provides a program for the conserv…
CBD
(1993)The Convention on Biological Diversity had 3 goals- to…
9 terms
TREATIES AND LAWS
Pickney's treaty's
Adams-Onis Treaty
Treaty of Ghent
jay's Treaty
was signed in San Lorenzo de El Escorial on October 27, 1795…
SPAIN IN 1819, THE US RECEIVED FLORIDA, OREGON AND ESTABLISHE…
SIGNED IN 1814, ENDED THE WAR OF 1812
IN1794 ATTEMPTED TO RESOLVE TRADE ISSUES WIHT GREAT BRITIAN B…
Pickney's treaty's
was signed in San Lorenzo de El Escorial on October 27, 1795…
Adams-Onis Treaty
SPAIN IN 1819, THE US RECEIVED FLORIDA, OREGON AND ESTABLISHE…
13 terms
Laws & treaties
Virginia Declaration of Human Rights (…
Virginia Act for Establishing Religiou…
US Constitution and Bill of Rights
UN Declaration of Human Rights - Artic…
Proclaimed the inherent rights of men written by George Mason…
Proclaimed the inherent rights of men written by George Mason…
James Madison and a committee from the Constitutional Congres…
Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression;…
Virginia Declaration of Human Rights (…
Proclaimed the inherent rights of men written by George Mason…
Virginia Act for Establishing Religiou…
Proclaimed the inherent rights of men written by George Mason…
36 terms
Treaties and Laws
Convention on International Trade in E…
Kyoto Protocol (Convention of Climate…
Law of Sea Convention (LOSC)
Madrid Protocol (Antarctic Theory)
Enacted in 1975, set to control the movement and exploration…
Enacted in 1992, amended in 2012, established to control and…
Enacted in 1982, amended in 1994, established to govern the u…
Enacted in 1990, set to prevent mineral exploration and devel…
Convention on International Trade in E…
Enacted in 1975, set to control the movement and exploration…
Kyoto Protocol (Convention of Climate…
Enacted in 1992, amended in 2012, established to control and…
116 terms
Laws & Treaties
Treaty of Tordedillas
Mayflower Compact
Fundamental Orders of Connecticut
Act of Religious Toleration
1493... - treaty between Spain & Portugal establishing the dema…
1620... -Pilgrim settlers established on shipboard terms of col…
1639... -1st written constitution in America... -provided for repr…
1649... -in Maryland, Lord Calvert approves Act guaranteeing po…
Treaty of Tordedillas
1493... - treaty between Spain & Portugal establishing the dema…
Mayflower Compact
1620... -Pilgrim settlers established on shipboard terms of col…
95 terms
Laws/ Treaties
The Amendments
Treaty of Tordesillas
Dale's Codes
Mayflower Compact
First 10 are the Bill of Rights... 27 total amendments
1949... An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared t…
1611... Colony of Virginia... 88 articles... First set of laws in Engl…
1620... 1st agreement for self- government in America... Signed by…
The Amendments
First 10 are the Bill of Rights... 27 total amendments
Treaty of Tordesillas
1949... An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared t…
69 terms
Laws & Treaties
Alaska National Interest Lands Conserv…
Clean Air Act (CAA)
Clean Water Act (CWA)
Coastal Zone Management Act
-1980... -US Federal Law ... -Provided for the creation of 15 Natio…
-1970... -US Federal Law... -Regulates emissions from both mobile a…
-1972... -US Federal Law... -Regulates the discharge of pollutants…
-1972... -US Federal Law... -Allows for protection of US Coastal zo…
Alaska National Interest Lands Conserv…
-1980... -US Federal Law ... -Provided for the creation of 15 Natio…
Clean Air Act (CAA)
-1970... -US Federal Law... -Regulates emissions from both mobile a…
116 terms
Laws & Treaties
Treaty of Tordedillas
Mayflower Compact
Fundamental Orders of Connecticut
Act of Religious Toleration
1493... - treaty between Spain & Portugal establishing the dema…
1620... -Pilgrim settlers established on shipboard terms of col…
1639... -1st written constitution in America... -provided for repr…
1649... -in Maryland, Lord Calvert approves Act guaranteeing po…
Treaty of Tordedillas
1493... - treaty between Spain & Portugal establishing the dema…
Mayflower Compact
1620... -Pilgrim settlers established on shipboard terms of col…
29 terms
Laws & Treaties
Antarctic Treaty
Cairo Conference on Population and Dev…
Clean Air Acts
Comprehensive Environmental Response,…
Regulated international relations with Antarctica (Internatio…
The Conference adopted the Program of Action, which emphasize…
United States federal law that was designed to control air po…
The law created a tax on the chemical and petroleum industrie…
Antarctic Treaty
Regulated international relations with Antarctica (Internatio…
Cairo Conference on Population and Dev…
The Conference adopted the Program of Action, which emphasize…
10 terms
Laws & Treaties
Endangered Species Act
CBD
CITES
Lacey Act
Purpose: To protect and help species recover in the US. ... Expi…
Purpose: fair and equitable sharing benefits and sustainable…
Stands for Convention on International Trade in Endangered Sp…
Purpose: Bans trafficking of illegally obtained wildlife. ... On…
Endangered Species Act
Purpose: To protect and help species recover in the US. ... Expi…
CBD
Purpose: fair and equitable sharing benefits and sustainable…
25 terms
Laws & Treaties
Clean Air Act (CAA)
Clean Water Act (CWA)
Comprehensive Environmental Response,…
Consumer Product Safety Act (CPSA)
Established primary and secondary air quality standards. Requ…
Regulates and enforces all discharge into water sources and w…
Established federal authority for emergency response and clea…
Purpose is to protect the public against unreasonable risks o…
Clean Air Act (CAA)
Established primary and secondary air quality standards. Requ…
Clean Water Act (CWA)
Regulates and enforces all discharge into water sources and w…
42 terms
Laws and Treaties
McCarran Internal Security Act
22nd Amendment
Geneva Acords
SEATO
1950... Truman ... Required communist-front organizations to regist…
1951... Truman ... Restricts presidents to two terms + two-year or…
1954... Eisenhower... Though the US did not sign, this agreement at…
1954... Eisenhower... Southeast Asia Treaty Organization, modeled o…
McCarran Internal Security Act
1950... Truman ... Required communist-front organizations to regist…
22nd Amendment
1951... Truman ... Restricts presidents to two terms + two-year or…
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Laws and Treaties
FDR
Truman
Eisenhower
JFK
1933-1945
1945-1953
1953-1961
1961-1963
FDR
1933-1945
Truman
1945-1953
32 terms
Laws and Treaties
Convention of Ozone Depletion and The…
Antartic Treaty
Antiquities Act
Cairo Comference on Population and Dev…
International treaty made to protect the ozone layer by phasi…
Regulate International relations with respect to the continen…
This law gives the President of the United States the authori…
Universal access for reproductive healthcare. Try to prevent…
Convention of Ozone Depletion and The…
International treaty made to protect the ozone layer by phasi…
Antartic Treaty
Regulate International relations with respect to the continen…
37 terms
Laws/treaties
Atomic energy act
clean air act
clean water act
coastal zone management act
government's keen interest in monitoring the commercial and n…
goals and standards for the quality of air in the U.S.
maintains goals an regulates the health and purity in the wat…
state/federal government work together to protect the coastal…
Atomic energy act
government's keen interest in monitoring the commercial and n…
clean air act
goals and standards for the quality of air in the U.S.
29 terms
Laws and Treaties
Antarctic Treaty
Cairo Conference on Population and Dev…
Clean Air Act
Comprehensive Environmental Response,…
Regulated international relations with respect to Antarctica
Articulated a bold new vision about the relationships between…
Designed to control air pollution on a national level
Designed to clean up sites contaminated with hazardous substa…
Antarctic Treaty
Regulated international relations with respect to Antarctica
Cairo Conference on Population and Dev…
Articulated a bold new vision about the relationships between…
69 terms
Laws and Treaties
Alaska National Interest Lands Conserv…
Clean Air Act/CAA (1970)
Clean Water Act/CWA (1972)
Coastal Zone Management Act (1972)
Provided for the creation of 15 National Park properties and…
Regulates emissions from both mobile and stationary coerces,…
Regulates the discharge of pollutants into waterways and esta…
Allows for the protection the US coastal zones from environme…
Alaska National Interest Lands Conserv…
Provided for the creation of 15 National Park properties and…
Clean Air Act/CAA (1970)
Regulates emissions from both mobile and stationary coerces,…
16 terms
Laws and Treaties
Virginia Plan
New Jersey Plan
Great Compromise
Bill of Rights
2 houses of Congress ... Based on Population... Randolph and Madison
1 house of Congress ... Equal number per state... William Paterson
2 houses of Congress... House based on Population ... Senate equal…
First 10 amendments... Added after Ratification
Virginia Plan
2 houses of Congress ... Based on Population... Randolph and Madison
New Jersey Plan
1 house of Congress ... Equal number per state... William Paterson
69 terms
Laws and Treaties
Farm Security Administration
Neutrality Acts
Fair Labor Standards Act
Selective Service and Training Act
Loaned money to farmers to purchase farms, lease land, buy eq…
1937... FDR... Prohibits all sale of arms to either side of a civil…
minimum wage law; $0.25/hour—> $0.40 and 40 hour week with ti…
First peacetime draft approved signalled that FDR had convinc…
Farm Security Administration
Loaned money to farmers to purchase farms, lease land, buy eq…
Neutrality Acts
1937... FDR... Prohibits all sale of arms to either side of a civil…
26 terms
Laws and Treaties
Selective Service and Training Act
Smith Act
War Production Board
Atlantic Charter
First peacetime draft approved signalled that FDR had convinc…
Made it illegal to advocate the overthrow of the government b…
1940... FDR... Directed conversion of industry to wartime productio…
UK and US describes post-war world based on self-determinatio…
Selective Service and Training Act
First peacetime draft approved signalled that FDR had convinc…
Smith Act
Made it illegal to advocate the overthrow of the government b…
29 terms
Laws and Treaties
Farm Security Administration
Neutrality Acts
Fair Labor Standards Act
Selective Service and Training Act
Loaned money to farmers to purchase farms, lease land, buy eq…
1937... FDR... Prohibits all sale of arms to either side of a civil…
minimum wage law; $0.25/hour—> $0.40 and 40 hour week with ti…
First peacetime draft approved signalled that FDR had convinc…
Farm Security Administration
Loaned money to farmers to purchase farms, lease land, buy eq…
Neutrality Acts
1937... FDR... Prohibits all sale of arms to either side of a civil…
15 terms
laws/treaties
Clean Water Act
Clean Water Act
Clean Water Act
Clean Water Act
establishes the basic structure for regulating discharges of…
The basis of the CWA was enacted in 1948 and was called the F…
"Clean Water Act" became the Act's common name with amendment…
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Clean Water Act
establishes the basic structure for regulating discharges of…
Clean Water Act
The basis of the CWA was enacted in 1948 and was called the F…
85 terms
laws/treaties
Newlands Reclamation Act
Clayton-Bulwer Treaty
Hay-Pauncefote Treaty
Hay-Bunau-Varilla Treaty
1902, pushed by Teddy Roosevelt, provided money from the sale…
1850, Britain and the US both wanted to build a canal in cent…
1901, gave the United States a free hand to build a canal wit…
1903, granted the US all rights over the 51-mile-long and 10-…
Newlands Reclamation Act
1902, pushed by Teddy Roosevelt, provided money from the sale…
Clayton-Bulwer Treaty
1850, Britain and the US both wanted to build a canal in cent…
25 terms
Laws & Treaties
Clean Air Act (CAA)
Clean Water Act (CWA)
Comprehensive Environmental Response,…
Consumer Product Safety Act (CPSA)
Established primary and secondary air quality standards. Requ…
Regulates and enforces all discharge into water sources and w…
Established federal authority for emergency response and clea…
Purpose is to protect the public against unreasonable risks o…
Clean Air Act (CAA)
Established primary and secondary air quality standards. Requ…
Clean Water Act (CWA)
Regulates and enforces all discharge into water sources and w…
117 terms
Laws & Treaties
Treaty of Alliance
Articles of Confederation
Treaty of Paris
Northwest Ordinances
When: 1778... What: Between France and America.... -French aid esse…
When: 1781... What: America's first constitution.... -Won the revol…
When: 1783... What: Settlement of American Revolution.... -US recog…
When: 1784... What: Passed by first Confederation Congress.... -Ter…
Treaty of Alliance
When: 1778... What: Between France and America.... -French aid esse…
Articles of Confederation
When: 1781... What: America's first constitution.... -Won the revol…
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Laws & Treaties
ESA
CBD
CITES
Lacey Act
conserve and protect endangered and threatened species and th…
develop national strategies for the conservation and sustaina…
multilateral treaty to protect endangered plants and animals…
prohibits trade in wildlife, fish, and plants that have been…
ESA
conserve and protect endangered and threatened species and th…
CBD
develop national strategies for the conservation and sustaina…
69 terms
laws and treaties
Alaska national interest lands conserv…
Clean air act (CAA)
Clean water act (CWA)
Coastal zone management act-
1980-Us federal law- provided for the creation or revision of…
1970- US-regulates emissions from both mobile and stationary…
1972- US- regulates the discharge of pollutants into waterway…
1972- US- allows for the protection of United states coastal…
Alaska national interest lands conserv…
1980-Us federal law- provided for the creation or revision of…
Clean air act (CAA)
1970- US-regulates emissions from both mobile and stationary…
44 terms
LAWS & TREATIES 1876-1919
Specie Resumption Act
Pan American Union
Chinese Exclusion Act
Pendleton Act
Called for resumption of specie payments (gold to redeem pape…
Created to promote trade and political stability in the Weste…
Due to strong racist sentiment in West, Congress forbade Chin…
In effort to abolish the corrupt "spoils system" and professi…
Specie Resumption Act
Called for resumption of specie payments (gold to redeem pape…
Pan American Union
Created to promote trade and political stability in the Weste…
22 terms
Laws and Treaties
Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, Rodenc…
Lacey Act
Marine Mammal Protection Act
Clean Air Act
Regulates the effectiveness of pesticides
Prohibits Interstate transport of wild animals (dead or alive)
Protects all marine mammals by prohibiting, with certain exce…
Sets emission standards for cars, addresses requirements for…
Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, Rodenc…
Regulates the effectiveness of pesticides
Lacey Act
Prohibits Interstate transport of wild animals (dead or alive)
10 terms
Laws and Treaties
ESA
CBD
CITES
Lacey Act
-Endangered Species Act ... -the strongest and most important fe…
-Center for Biological Diversity... -Through science, law and cr…
-Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of W…
-bans trafficking in illegal wildlife... -United States... -fish, w…
ESA
-Endangered Species Act ... -the strongest and most important fe…
CBD
-Center for Biological Diversity... -Through science, law and cr…
26 terms
LAWS & TREATIES 1920-1938
Five Power Pact
Nine Power Pact
Adkins v. Children's Hospital
National Origins Act of 1924
Signed at Washington Conference, reduced naval forces of US,…
Upheld the Open Door Policy in China by binding parties to re…
SCOTUS declared minimum wage law for women unconstitutional b…
Set quotas at 2% of the number of foreign born persons of tha…
Five Power Pact
Signed at Washington Conference, reduced naval forces of US,…
Nine Power Pact
Upheld the Open Door Policy in China by binding parties to re…
31 terms
LAWS & TREATIES 1824-1876
Gibbons v. Ogden
"Tariff of Abominations"
Cherokee Nation & Worcester decisions
Nullification Crisis
SCOTUS (Marshall) ruled that federal law is superior to state…
Western and northern congressmen pass high tariff rates on ra…
SCOTUS rules that Indian nations are under the authority of U…
Jackson and Calhoun split over the right of the federal gover…
Gibbons v. Ogden
SCOTUS (Marshall) ruled that federal law is superior to state…
"Tariff of Abominations"
Western and northern congressmen pass high tariff rates on ra…
34 terms
LAWS & TREATIES 1939-1963
Neutrality Act
Selective Service and Training Act
Smith Act
War Production Board
1939; FDR; Cash and carry of arms and loans to friendly belli…
1940; FDR; First peacetime draft approved
1940; FDR; Made it illegal to advocate the overthrow of the g…
1940; FDR; Directed conversion of industry to wartime product…
Neutrality Act
1939; FDR; Cash and carry of arms and loans to friendly belli…
Selective Service and Training Act
1940; FDR; First peacetime draft approved
65 terms
Laws and Treaties
Farm Security Administration
Neutrality Acts
Fair Labor Standards Act
Selective Service and Training Act
Loaned money to farmers to purchase farms, lease land, buy eq…
1937... FDR... Prohibits all sale of arms to either side of a civil…
minimum wage law; $0.25/hour—> $0.40 and 40 hour week with ti…
First peacetime draft approved signalled that FDR had convinc…
Farm Security Administration
Loaned money to farmers to purchase farms, lease land, buy eq…
Neutrality Acts
1937... FDR... Prohibits all sale of arms to either side of a civil…
72 terms
Laws and Treaties
FDR
Truman
Eisenhower
JFK
1933-1945
1945-1953
1953-1961
1961-1963
FDR
1933-1945
Truman
1945-1953
26 terms
Laws and Treaties
National Environment Policy Act (NEPA)
Convention on International Trade in E…
Endangered Species Act
Marine Mammal Protection Act
Requires all branches of government to consider the environme…
Regulates trade of plants and animals to avoid the endangerme…
Protects endangered or threatened species and their ecosystems
Protects all marine mammals and makes it illegal to take them…
National Environment Policy Act (NEPA)
Requires all branches of government to consider the environme…
Convention on International Trade in E…
Regulates trade of plants and animals to avoid the endangerme…
115 terms
Laws and Treaties
Treaty of Tordesillas date
Treaty of Tordesillas
Mayflower Compact date
Mayflower Compact
1493
Spain and Portugal established their territories in the New W…
1620
In coming to the New World, Pilgrims were established a found…
Treaty of Tordesillas date
1493
Treaty of Tordesillas
Spain and Portugal established their territories in the New W…
14 terms
laws and treaties
Clean air act
Clean Water Act
CERCLA and Superfund
EPCRA
is a U.S. law that was created(in 1970) to control air pollut…
is a U.S. law (in 1948) that was created to regulate discharg…
U.S law designed (in 1980) to make sure no one has to live in…
US law created (in 1986) to help communities plan for emergen…
Clean air act
is a U.S. law that was created(in 1970) to control air pollut…
Clean Water Act
is a U.S. law (in 1948) that was created to regulate discharg…
25 terms
Laws and Treaties
Neutrality Acts
Selective Service and Training Act
Smith Act
War Production Board
1939... FDR... cash and carry arms and loans for friendly belligere…
First peacetime draft approved signalled that FDR had convinc…
Made it illegal to advocate the overthrow of the government b…
1940... FDR... Directed conversion of industry to wartime productio…
Neutrality Acts
1939... FDR... cash and carry arms and loans for friendly belligere…
Selective Service and Training Act
First peacetime draft approved signalled that FDR had convinc…
32 terms
Laws and Treaties
Convention of Ozone Depletion and The…
Antartic Treaty
Antiquities Act
Cairo Comference on Population and Dev…
is an international treaty designed to protect the ozone laye…
Regulate International relations with respect to the continen…
giving the President of the United States authority to, by ex…
Universal access for reproductive healthcare. Try to prevent…
Convention of Ozone Depletion and The…
is an international treaty designed to protect the ozone laye…
Antartic Treaty
Regulate International relations with respect to the continen…
69 terms
Laws and Treaties
Alaska National Interest Lands Conserv…
Clean Air Act (CAA)
Clean Water Act (CWA)
Coastal Zone Management Act
Provided for the creation of 15 national park properties and…
Regulates emissions from both mobile and stationary sources,…
Regulates the discharge of pollutants into waterways and esta…
Allows for the protection of US coastal zones from environmen…
Alaska National Interest Lands Conserv…
Provided for the creation of 15 national park properties and…
Clean Air Act (CAA)
Regulates emissions from both mobile and stationary sources,…
69 terms
Laws and Treaties
Alaska National Interest Lands Conserv…
Clean Air Act
Clean Water Act
Coastal Zone Management Act
provided for the creation of 15 national park properties and…
Regulates emissions from both mobile and stationary sources,…
Regulates the discharge of pollutants into waterways and esta…
Allows for the protection of the US coastal zones from enviro…
Alaska National Interest Lands Conserv…
provided for the creation of 15 national park properties and…
Clean Air Act
Regulates emissions from both mobile and stationary sources,…
117 terms
Laws and treaties
Neutrality Act
Selective Service and Training Act
Smith Act
War Production Board
1939... Cash and carry of arms and loans to friendly belligerent…
1940... First peacetime draft approved... FDR
1940... Made it illegal to advocate the overthrow of the governm…
1940... Directed conversion of industry to wartime production, g…
Neutrality Act
1939... Cash and carry of arms and loans to friendly belligerent…
Selective Service and Training Act
1940... First peacetime draft approved... FDR
36 terms
Laws and Treaties
Safe Drinking Water Act (1974)
Ocean Dumping Ban Act (1988)
Rivers and Harbors Act (1899); Nationa…
Clean Water Act (1972)
Set maximum contaminant levels for pollutants that may have n…
Banned - - dumping of sewage sludge and industrial waste
First attempt to regulate water pollution by preventing disch…
Set maximum permissible amounts of water pollutants that can…
Safe Drinking Water Act (1974)
Set maximum contaminant levels for pollutants that may have n…
Ocean Dumping Ban Act (1988)
Banned - - dumping of sewage sludge and industrial waste
34 terms
Laws and Treaties
Kyoto Protocol
Montreal Protocol
Clean Water Act
Clean Air Act
(1997) International agreement with binding targets for indus…
International agreement to reduce production and consumption…
Regulates discharge of pollution into surface water. Allows t…
EPA identified and set National Ambient Air Quality Standards…
Kyoto Protocol
(1997) International agreement with binding targets for indus…
Montreal Protocol
International agreement to reduce production and consumption…
12 terms
Law of Treaties
Treaty
1969 Vienna Convention on the Law of T…
International agreement
Memorandums of Understanding
"An international agreement concluded between states in writt…
Main authority on treaties
Intent is the key... Not all agreements are treaties... 1976 Helsin…
Political agreements; one state will do one thing, another st…
Treaty
"An international agreement concluded between states in writt…
1969 Vienna Convention on the Law of T…
Main authority on treaties
9 terms
Laws and Treaties
Lacey Act
ESA
CBD
Migratory Bird Act
prohibits interstate transport of wild animals dead or alive…
Endangered Species Act; the primary legislation, enacted in 1…
Developed National strategies of biodiversity... Everywhere bes…
Protects birds flying between USA and Canada... USA and Canada…
Lacey Act
prohibits interstate transport of wild animals dead or alive…
ESA
Endangered Species Act; the primary legislation, enacted in 1…
23 terms
LAWS AND TREATIES
National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)
Endangered Species Act
Convention on International Trade in E…
Marine Mammal Protection Act
Requires federal agencies to assess the environmental effects…
Identifies threatened and endangered species in the US, and p…
Lists species that cannot be commercially traded as live spec…
Prohibits taking marine mammals in U.S. waters and by U.S. ci…
National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)
Requires federal agencies to assess the environmental effects…
Endangered Species Act
Identifies threatened and endangered species in the US, and p…
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