TOPN: Table of Popular Names

Baby Doe Amendment

Pub. L. 98-457, title I, part B (Sec. 121 et seq.), Oct. 9, 1984, 98 Stat. 1752

Bacharach Act

May 29, 1928, ch. 865, 45 Stat. 955

Back Pay Act of 1966

Pub. L. 89-380, Mar. 30, 1966, 80 Stat. 94

Bail Reform Act of 1966

Pub. L. 89-465, June 22, 1966, 80 Stat. 214 (18 U.S.C. 3146-3152)

Short title, see 18 U.S.C. 3141 note

Bail Reform Act of 1984

Pub. L. 98-473, title II, ch. I (Sec. 202 et seq), Oct. 12, 1984, 98 Stat. 1976

Short title, see 18 U.S.C. 3141 note

Bald Eagle Protection Act

June 8, 1940, ch. 278, 54 Stat. 250 (16 U.S.C. 668 et seq.)

Baldwin Amendment

Pub. L. 89-139, Sec. 4(a), Aug. 28, 1965, 79 Stat. 578

Ballistic Knife Prohibition Act of 1986

Pub. L. 99-570, title X, Oct. 27, 1986, 100 Stat. 3207-166

Short title, see 15 U.S.C. 1241 note

Ballistic Missile Defense Act of 1995

Pub. L. 104-106, div. A, title II, subtitle C (Sec. 231 et seq.), Feb. 10, 1996, 110 Stat. 228 (10 U.S.C. 2431 note)

Bank Bribery Amendments Act of 1985

Pub. L. 99-370, Aug. 4, 1986, 100 Stat. 779

Short title, see 18 U.S.C. 201 note

Bank Conservation Act

Mar. 9, 1933, ch. 1, title II, 48 Stat. 2 (12 U.S.C. 201 et seq.)

Short title, see 12 U.S.C. 201

Bank Enterprise Act of 1991

Pub. L. 102-242, title II, subtitle C (Sec. 231 et seq.), Dec. 19, 1991, 105 Stat. 2308 (12 U.S.C. 1834 et seq.)

Short title, see 12 U.S.C. 1811 note

Bank Export Services Act

Pub. L. 97-290, title II, Oct. 8, 1982, 96 Stat. 1235

Short title, see 12 U.S.C. 1841 note

Bank for Economic Cooperation and Development in the Middle East and North Africa Act

Pub. L. 104-208, div. A, title I, Sec. 101(c) [title VII], Sept. 30, 1996, 110 Stat. 3009-121, 3009-179 (22 U.S.C. 290o et seq.)

Short title, see 22 U.S.C. 290o note

Bank Holding Company Act Amendments of 1970

Pub. L. 91-607, Dec. 31, 1970, 84 Stat. 1760

Short title, see 12 U.S.C. 1841 note

Bank Holding Company Act of 1956

May 9, 1956, ch. 240, 70 Stat. 133 (12 U.S.C. 1841 et seq.)

Short title, see 12 U.S.C. 1841 note

Bank Holding Company Tax Act of 1976

Pub. L. 94-452, Oct. 2, 1976, 90 Stat. 1503

Short title, see 26 U.S.C. 1 note

Bank Official Loan Act

June 16, 1933, ch. 89, Sec. 12, 48 Stat. 182 (12 U.S.C. 375a)

Bank Protection Act of 1968

Pub. L. 90-389, July 7, 1968, 82 Stat. 294 (12 U.S.C. 1881 et seq.)

Short title, see 12 U.S.C. 1881 note

Bank Robbery Act

May 18, 1934, ch. 304, 48 Stat. 783

Bank Secrecy Act

Pub. L. 91-508, titles I, II, Oct. 26, 1970, 84 Stat. 1114, 1118

Short title, see 12 U.S.C. 1951 note

Bank Service Company Act

Pub. L. 87-856, Oct. 23, 1962, 76 Stat. 1132 (12 U.S.C. 1861 et seq.)

Short title, see 12 U.S.C. 1861(a)

Bankhead-Jones Act

Also known as the Agricultural Research Act

June 29, 1935, ch. 338, 49 Stat. 436 (7 U.S.C. 427-427j)

Short title, see 7 U.S.C. 427 note

Bankhead-Jones Farm Tenant Act

July 22, 1937, ch. 517, 50 Stat. 522 (7 U.S.C. 1000 et seq.)

Short title, see 7 U.S.C. 1000

Banking Act of 1933

June 16, 1933, ch. 89, 48 Stat. 162

Short title, see 12 U.S.C. 227

Banking Act of 1935

Aug. 23, 1935, ch. 614, 49 Stat. 684

Short title, see 12 U.S.C. 228

Banking Affiliates Act of 1982

Pub. L. 97-320, title IV, Sec. 410, Oct. 15, 1982, 96 Stat. 1515

Short title, see 12 U.S.C. 226 note

Banking and Related Programs Authorization Adjustment Act

Pub. L. 97-35, title III, subtitle B (Sec. 380 et seq.), Aug. 13, 1981, 95 Stat. 431

Short title, see 12 U.S.C. 635 note

Bankruptcy Act

July 1, 1898, ch. 541, 30 Stat. 544

Bankruptcy Judgeship Act of 1992

Pub. L. 102-361, Aug. 26, 1992, 106 Stat. 965

Short title, see 28 U.S.C. 1 note

Bankruptcy Judgeship Act of 2005

Pub. L. 109-8, title XII, Sec. 1223, Apr. 20, 2005, 119 Stat. 196

Short title, see 28 U.S.C. 1 note

Bankruptcy Reform Act of 1994

Pub. L. 103-394, Oct. 22, 1994, 108 Stat. 4106

Short title, see 11 U.S.C. 101 note

Bankruptcy Tax Act of 1980

Pub. L. 96-589, Dec. 24, 1980, 94 Stat. 3389

Short title, see 26 U.S.C. 1 note

Barbour Fight Film Act

June 29, 1940, ch. 443, 54 Stat. 686 (15 U.S.C. 1001)

Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Act

Pub. L. 99-661, div. A, title XIV, Nov. 14, 1986, 100 Stat. 4007 (20 U.S.C. 4701 et seq.)

Short title, see 20 U.S.C. 4701 note

Basic Pilot Extension Act of 2001

Pub. L. 107-128, Jan. 16, 2002, 115 Stat. 2407

Short title, see 8 U.S.C. 1101 note

Battered Immigrant Women Protection Act of 2000

Pub. L. 106-386, div. B, title V, Oct. 28, 2000, 114 Stat. 1518

Short title, see 8 U.S.C. 1101 note

Battleship Overhaul Act

July 25, 1939, ch. 348, 53 Stat. 1079

Bayh-Dole Act

Also known as the University and Small Business Patent Procedures Act of 1980

Title 35, chapter 18 (Sec. 200 et seq.)

Pub. L. 96-517, Sec. 6(a), Dec. 12, 1980, 94 Stat. 3018

Short title, see 35 U.S.C. 200 note

Beef Promotion and Research Act of 1985

Pub. L. 99-198, title XVI, subtitle A, Sec. 1601, Dec. 23, 1985, 99 Stat. 1597

Short title, see 7 U.S.C. 2901 note

Beef Research and Information Act

Pub. L. 94-294, May 28, 1978, 90 Stat. 529 (7 U.S.C. 2901 et seq.)

Short title, see 7 U.S.C. 2901 note

Beer-Wine Revenue Act

Mar. 22, 1933, ch. 4, 48 Stat. 16

Benjamin Franklin Tercentenary Commission Act

Pub. L. 107-202, July 24, 2002, 116 Stat. 739 (36 U.S.C. note prec. 101)

Berry Amendment

Title 10, section 2533a

Best Pharmaceuticals for Children Act of 2007

Pub. L. 110-85, title V, Sept. 27, 2007, 121 Stat. 876

Short title, see 21 U.S.C. 301 note

Betty Dick Residence Protection Act

Private Law 109-1, May 12, 2006, 120 Stat. 3705

Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area Act

Pub. L. 93-251, title I, Sec. 108, Mar. 7, 1974, 88 Stat. 43 (16 U.S.C. 460ee)

Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012

Pub. L. 112-141, div. F, title II, subtitle A (Sec. 100201 et seq.), July 6, 2012, 126 Stat. 916

Short title, see 42 U.S.C. 4001 note

Bilingual Education Act

Pub. L. 89-10, title VII, pt. A, Sec. 7101 et seq., as added Pub. L. 103-382, title I, Sec. 101, Oct. 20, 1994, 108 Stat. 3716

Bill Emerson Good Samaritan Food Donation Act

Pub. L. 89-642, Sec. 22, formerly Pub. L. 101-610, title IV, Sec. 402, Nov. 16, 1990, 104 Stat. 3183

Short title, see 42 U.S.C. 1791(a)

Bill Emerson Humanitarian Trust Act

Pub. L. 96-494, title III, Dec. 3, 1980, 94 Stat. 2578 (7 U.S.C. 1736f-1)

Short title, see 7 U.S.C. 1736f-1 note

Bill Emerson Humanitarian Trust Act of 1998

Pub. L. 105-385, title II, subtitle B (Sec. 211 et seq.), Nov. 13, 1998, 112 Stat. 3465

Short title, see 7 U.S.C. 1691 note

Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellows and Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellows Program Act of 2008

Pub. L. 107-171, title IV, Sec. 4404, May 13, 2002, 116 Stat. 335 (2 U.S.C. 1161)

Short title, see 2 U.S.C. 1161(a)

Billfish Conservation Act of 2012

Pub. L. 112-183, Oct. 5, 2012, 126 Stat. 1422 (16 U.S.C. 1827a)

Short title, see 16 U.S.C. 1801 note

Biologics Price Competition and Innovation Act of 2009

Pub. L. 111-148, title VII, subtitle A (Sec. 7001 et seq.), Mar. 23, 2010, 124 Stat. 804

Short title, see 42 U.S.C. 201 note

Biomass Energy and Alcohol Fuels Act of 1980

Pub. L. 96-294, title II, June 30, 1980, 94 Stat. 683 (42 U.S.C. 8801 et seq.)

Short title, see 42 U.S.C. 8801 note

Biomass Research and Development Act of 2000

Pub. L. 106-224, title III, June 20, 2000, 114 Stat. 428

Short title, see 7 U.S.C. 8601 note

Biomedical Research Extension Act of 1977

Pub. L. 95-83, title II, Aug. 1, 1977, 91 Stat. 386

Short title, see 42 U.S.C. 201 note

Biosimilar User Fee Act of 2012

Pub. L. 112-144, title IV, July 9, 2012, 126 Stat. 1026 (21 U.S.C. 379j-51 et seq.)

Short title, see 21 U.S.C. 301 note

Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 2002

Pub. L. 107-155, Mar. 27, 2002, 116 Stat. 81

Short title, see 2 U.S.C. 431 note

Bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority Act of 2002

Pub. L. 107-210, div. B, title XXI, Aug. 6, 2002, 116 Stat. 993 (19 U.S.C. 3801 et seq.)

Short title, see 19 U.S.C. 3801(a)

Birth Defects Prevention Act of 1998

Pub. L. 105-168, Apr. 21, 1998, 112 Stat. 43

Short title, see 42 U.S.C. 201 note

Biscayne National Park Act

Pub. L. 96-287, title I, June 28, 1980, 94 Stat. 599 (16 U.S.C. 410gg et seq.)

Bituminous Coal Act of 1937

April 26, 1937, ch. 127, 50 Stat. 72 (15 U.S.C. 828 et seq.)

Black Bass Act

May 20, 1926, ch. 346, 44 Stat. 576 (16 U.S.C. 851 et seq.)

Black Lung Benefits Act

Pub. L. 91-173, title IV, Dec. 30, 1969, 83 Stat. 792 (30 U.S.C. 901 et seq.)

Short title, see 30 U.S.C. 901(b)

Black Lung Benefits Act of 1972

Pub. L. 92-303, May 19, 1972, 86 Stat. 150

Short title, see 30 U.S.C. 801 note

Black Lung Benefits Amendments of 1981

Pub. L. 97-119, title II, Dec. 29, 1981, 95 Stat. 1643

Short title, see 30 U.S.C. 801 note

Black Lung Benefits Reform Act of 1977

Pub. L. 95-239, Mar. 1, 1978, 92 Stat. 95

Short title, see 30 U.S.C. 801 note

Black Lung Benefits Revenue Act of 1977

Pub. L. 95-227, Feb. 10, 1978, 92 Stat. 11

Short title, see 26 U.S.C. 1 note

Black Lung Benefits Revenue Act of 1981

Pub. L. 97-119, title I, subtitle A (Sec. 101 et seq.), Dec. 29, 1981, 95 Stat. 1635

Short title, see 26 U.S.C. 1 note

Black-McKellar Act

June 12, 1934, ch. 466, 48 Stat. 933

Black Rock Desert-High Rock Canyon Emigrant Trails National Conservation Area Act of 2000

Pub. L. 106-554, Sec. 1(a)(4) [title I, Sec. 125], Dec. 21, 2000, 114 Stat. 2763, 2763A-229, 2763A-353

Block Signal Resolution (Railroads)

June 30, 1906, No. 46, 34 Stat. 838 (45 U.S.C. 35)

Blood Transfusion Act

Feb. 9, 1927, ch. 91, 44 Stat. 1066 (24 U.S.C. 30)

Blue Star Mothers of America Act

Pub. L. 86-653, July 14, 1960, 74 Stat. 515

Bodie Protection Act of 1994

Pub. L. 103-433, title X, Oct. 31, 1994, 108 Stat. 4509

Boggs Act

Nov. 2, 1951, ch. 666, 65 Stat. 767 (21 U.S.C. 174)

Boise Laboratory Replacement Act of 2000

Pub. L. 106-291, title III, Sec. 351, Oct. 11, 2000, 114 Stat. 1004

Bomb Threats Act

Pub. L. 91-452, title XI, Sec. 1102(a), Oct. 15, 1970, 84 Stat. 956 (18 U.S.C. 844)

Bond Act (Public Officers)

Mar. 2, 1895, ch. 177, Sec. 5, 28 Stat. 807

Bonneville Project Act of 1937

Aug. 20, 1937, ch. 720, 50 Stat. 731 (16 U.S.C. 832 et seq.)

Short title, see 16 U.S.C. 832 note

Book Postage Act

June 30, 1942, ch. 459, 56 Stat. 462

Borah Act

Aug. 25, 1937, ch. 777, 50 Stat. 810

Border Commuter Student Act of 2002

Pub. L. 107-274, Nov. 2, 2002, 116 Stat. 1923

Short title, see 8 U.S.C. 1101 note

Border Infrastructure and Technology Modernization Act of 2007

Pub. L. 110-161, div. E, title VI, Dec. 26, 2007, 121 Stat. 2094 (6 U.S.C. 1401 et seq.)

Short title, see 6 U.S.C. 1401 note

Border Smog Reduction Act of 1998

Pub. L. 105-286, Oct. 27, 1998, 112 Stat. 2773

Short title, see 42 U.S.C. 7401 note

Border Tunnel Prevention Act of 2012

Pub. L. 112-127, June 5, 2012, 126 Stat. 370

Short title, see 18 U.S.C. 1 note

Born-Alive Infants Protection Act of 2002

Pub. L. 107-207, Aug. 5, 2002, 116 Stat. 926 (1 U.S.C. 8)

Short title, see 1 U.S.C. 1 note

Bosque Redondo Memorial Act

Pub. L. 106-511, title II, Nov. 13, 2000, 114 Stat. 2369 (16 U.S.C. 431 note)

Boulder Canyon Project Act

Dec. 21, 1928, ch. 42, 45 Stat. 1057 (43 U.S.C. 617 et seq.)

Short title, see 43 U.S.C. 617t

Boulder Canyon Project Adjustment Act

July 19, 1940, ch. 643, 54 Stat. 774 (43 U.S.C. 618 et seq.)

Short title, see 43 U.S.C. 618o

Boulder City Act of 1958

Pub. L. 85-900, Sept. 2, 1958, 72 Stat. 1726 (43 U.S.C. 617u note)

Bowman Act (Claims)

Mar. 3, 1883, ch. 116, 22 Stat. 485

Boy Scouts of America Equal Access Act

Pub. L. 89-10, title IX, Sec. 9525, as added Pub. L. 107-110, title IX, Sec. 901, Jan. 8, 2002, 115 Stat. 1981 (20 U.S.C. 7905)

Short title, see 20 U.S.C. 7905(a)

Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act

Pub. L. 103-159, title I, Nov. 30, 1993, 107 Stat. 1536

Short title, see 18 U.S.C. 921 note

Breast Cancer and Environmental Research Act of 2008

Pub. L. 110-354, Oct. 8, 2008, 122 Stat. 3984 (42 U.S.C. 285a-12)

Short title, see 42 U.S.C. 201 note

Breast Cancer Research Stamp Act of 2001

Pub. L. 107-67, title VI, Sec. 650, Nov. 12, 2001, 115 Stat. 556

Short title, see 39 U.S.C. 101 note

Bretton Woods Agreements Act

July 31, 1945, ch. 339, 59 Stat. 512 (22 U.S.C. 286 et seq.)

Short title, see 22 U.S.C. 286 note

Bridge Act of 1906

Also known as the General Bridge Act of 1906

Mar. 23, 1906, ch. 1130, 34 Stat. 84 (33 U.S.C. 491 et seq.)

Short title, see 33 U.S.C. 491 note

Broadband Data Improvement Act

Pub. L. 110-385, title I, Oct. 10, 2008, 122 Stat. 4096 (47 U.S.C. 1301 et seq.)

Short title, see 47 U.S.C. 1301 note

Brookhart Act

July 3, 1930, ch. 850, 46 Stat. 1003

Brooks Architect-Engineers Act

June 30, 1949, ch. 288, title IX, as added Oct. 27, 1972, Pub. L. 92-582, 86 Stat. 1278

Brooks Automatic Data Processing Act

June 30, 1949, ch. 288, title I, Sec. 111, as added Pub. L. 89-306, Oct. 30, 1965, 79 Stat. 1127

Brown-Lodge Bill

July 7, 1947, ch. 207, 61 Stat. 246

Brown-Stevens Act

May 6, 1910, ch. 202, 36 Stat. 348

Brush Disposal Act

Aug. 11, 1916, ch. 313, 39 Stat. 462 (16 U.S.C. 490)

Bryson Act

July 19, 1952, ch. 950, 66 Stat. 792 (35 U.S.C. 1 et seq.)

Buck Act

Oct. 9, 1940, ch. 787, 54 Stat. 1059 (see 4 U.S.C. 105-110)

Budget Control Act of 2011

Pub. L. 112-25, Aug. 2, 2011, 125 Stat. 240

Short title, see 2 U.S.C. 900 note

Budget Enforcement Act of 1990

Pub. L. 101-508, title XIII, Nov. 5, 1990, 104 Stat. 1388-573

Short title, see 2 U.S.C. 900 note

Budget Enforcement Act of 1997

Pub. L. 105-33, title X, Aug. 5, 1997, 111 Stat. 677

Short title, see 2 U.S.C. 900 note

Building American Homeownership Act of 2008

Pub. L. 110-289, div. B, title I, subtitle A (Sec. 2111 et seq.), July 30, 2008, 122 Stat. 2830

Short title, see 12 U.S.C. 1701 note

Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Act of 1998

Pub. L. 105-181, June 16, 1998, 112 Stat. 512 (42 U.S.C 3796ll et seq.)

Short title, see 42 U.S.C. 3711 note

Bureau of Corporations Act

Feb. 14, 1903, ch. 552, Sec. 6, 32 Stat. 827

Bureau of Land Management Drug Enforcement Supplemental Authority Act

Pub. L. 99-570, title V, subtitle C (Sec. 5061 et seq.), as added Pub. L. 100-690, title VI, Sec. 6254(d)(3), Nov. 18, 1988, 102 Stat. 4365 (43 U.S.C. 2 note)

Burke Act (Indians)

May 8, 1906, ch. 2348, 34 Stat. 182 (25 U.S.C. 349)

Burnt Timber Act

Mar. 4, 1913, ch. 165, 37 Stat. 1015 (16 U.S.C. 614, 615)

Bus Regulatory Reform Act of 1982

Pub. L. 97-261, Sept. 20, 1982, 96 Stat. 1102

Short title, see 49 U.S.C. 10101 note

Business Records Act

June 20, 1936, ch. 640, 49 Stat. 1561

Butter Standard Act

Mar. 4, 1923, ch. 268, 42 Stat. 1500 (21 U.S.C. 321a)

Buy American Act

Mar. 3, 1933, ch. 212, title III, 47 Stat. 1520

Short title, see 41 U.S.C. 101 note

Buy American Act of 1988

Pub. L. 100-418, title VII, Aug. 23, 1988, 102 Stat. 1545

Short title, see 41 U.S.C. 101 note

Buy Indian Act

June 25, 1910, ch. 431, Sec. 23, 36 Stat. 861 (25 U.S.C. 47)