Accession Number:

ADA281154

Title:

Puerto Rico: Information for Status Deliberations

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC HUMAN RESOURCES DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1990-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

72.0

Abstract:

This report provides background information on Puerto Ricos history and culture, its relationship with the federal government, and its governmental structure, economy, and socioeconomic conditions. The report also summarizes several key transition issues facing the Congress as it defines the three options to be voted on by the Puerto Rican people-statehood, independence, and enhanced commonwealth. The report was prepared jointly with the Congressional Research Service in order to brief the Subcommittee.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science
  • Sociology and Law

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE