List of landmark African-American legislation

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This is a list of landmark legislation, court decisions, executive orders, and proclamations in the United States significantly affecting African Americans.

Congressional Legislation[edit]

Bills not passed[edit]

Bills signed into law[edit]

U.S. Constitutional Amendments[edit]

Federal court and court decisions[edit]

Federal courts[edit]

Decisions[edit]

Executive Orders and Proclamations[edit]

Federal bureaucracy[edit]

Important Organizations and Individuals[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Holloway, Vanessa.In Search of Federal Enforcement: The Moral Authority of the Fifteenth Amendment and the Integrity of the Black Ballot, 1870-1965 (2015)
  2. ^ Holloway, Vanessa.Getting Away With Murder: The Twentieth-Century Struggle for Civil Rights in the U.S. Senate (2014)
  3. ^ Holloway, Vanessa.Getting Away With Murder: The Twentieth-Century Struggle for Civil Rights in the U.S. Senate (2014)
  4. ^ Holloway, Vanessa.Getting Away With Murder: The Twentieth-Century Struggle for Civil Rights in the U.S. Senate (2014)