CRS Report: Retroactive Legislation: A Primer for Congress

From the introduction to Retroactive Legislation: A Primer for Congress (IF11293, Aug. 15, 2019): “While Congress often considers legislation that would apply retroactively, the Constitution imposes some limited constraints on such laws. This In Focus outlines those legal constraints on Congress’s power and key considerations for Congress related to retroactive legislation.”

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