passed by Congress becomes an act or law. Capitalize when the official
title is given, when using a title by which an act or a law is most
commonly known, or when numbered.
But lowercase act
when it stands alone or in shortened titles or general descriptions.
| ||Atomic Energy Act or McMahon Act, the act
Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act; the tariff act; the act
Federal Housing Act of 1961; the housing act of 1961; the 1961 act
Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA)
Sherman Antitrust Act; the antitrust act; the act
Social Security Act
Act of Toleration
act of Congress, the act
Public Act 26; Public Law 9
Multiple Dwelling Law, the law