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Statutes at Large
"Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1994." (P.L. 103-78), United States Statutes at Large. 107 Stat. 2024.

For pre-1875 statutes, please refer to the The Chicago Manual of Style, sections 15.357 and 16.166.

U.S. Reports
Legal citation: Burns v. Reed, 500 U.S. 478 (1990).

Bibliographic citation: Burns v. Reed, U.S. Reports 500 pp. 478-506.

Please see Librarian for pre-1875 citations.

Federal Register
Legal citation: 60 Fed. Reg. 210 (31 October 1995).

Bibliographic citation: "Suspension of Community Eligibility, Final Rule." Federal Register 60:210 (31 October 1995) p. 55329.

Code of Federal Regulations
Legal citation: 18 CFR 157.17 (1995).

Bibliographic citation: "Application for Temporary Certificates in Cases of Emergency." Code of Federal Regulations Title 18, Pt. 157.17, 1995 ed.

Census of Population and Housing
U.S. Census of Population and Housing, 1990: Summary Population and Housing Characteristics: Tennessee. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1991.

Statistical Abstract of the United States
Statistical Abstract of the United States 1997. 117th ed. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1997.

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