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APSA House of Representatives Committee Report citation in APSA format

APSA style is usually used for citing government documents such as Senate Committee Report, Senate Committee Hearing, House of Representatives Floor Debate, Senate Floor Debate and etc. The purpose of any citation is to promote the easy retrieval of the materials cited. To facilitate retrieval of unpublished congressional records, researchers use the APSA citation generator should identify the following elements in the citation: series, Congress, record group, and repository.

The repository for the records of the House and the Senate in the custody of the Center for Legislative Archives should be identified as the”National Archives, Washington, DC.”

Some information in a citation can be abbreviated in subsequent notes. Each element of a note should be separated by a semicolon to avoid confusion. Most records of the House and the Senate are arranged primarily by Congress, there under by activity and type of record or series, and there under by committee. Creating an appropriate APSA House of Representatives Committee Report citation you may use free citation machine, it is required following elements:

  • Government;
  • Legislature;
  • House;
  • Committee;
  • Year;
  • Report title;
  • Number of Congress;
  • Session of Congress;
  • Report number;
  • Exact date of hearing;
  • URL;
  • Date of access.

For committee papers and reports, petitions referred to committees, and papers accompanying specific bills and resolutions, identify the committee to which the document was referred. For papers accompanying specific bills and resolutions, include the bill or resolution number. For foreign and Indian treaty files, identify the specific treaty. For nominations, identify the name of the nominee.

According to APSA citation guide the citation should identify the document, its date and, where appropriate, its author and recipient. For many 18th- and 19th-century documents, the identifying data is found in the document’s endorsement. The endorsement, written on the back of a document, indicates the date the chamber referred the document to the committee and what actions were taken on the subject of the document. If the date of the document differs from the endorsement date, which is usually the case, cite the document date and indicate in parentheses the date of the first endorsement.