Understanding the Difference between U.S. Federal Laws and Regulations

Source: Stuart Basefsky, Cornell University – School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Last revised: 15 April 2017

From the abstract:
This is a simplified guide to understanding the differences between laws and regulations in the United States. It provides links to the resources described so that students, teachers, professors, practitioners and the general public can access these necessary documents for public policy purposes. It was originally formulated at Duke University by Stuart Basefsky and brought to Cornell University for the purposes of teaching and research.