Agricultural Adjustment Act.

Congress’s second attempt to combat the Depression was the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1933.812 As is pointed out elsewhere, the measure was set aside as an attempt to regulate production, a subject held to be “prohibited” to the United States by the Tenth Amendment.813

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48 Stat. 31. [Back to text]
813
United States v. Butler, 297 U.S. 1, 63–64, 68 (1936). [Back to text]