Legislative Resources

General Legislative Information

Congress.gov
From the Library of Congress, a database of legislative information.

Cornell's Legal Information Institute (LII)
Search US Code, Code of Federal Regulations, Supreme Court decisions, and Circuit Court of Appeals.

FindLaw
Search for lawyers by law or geographic location, learn more about law, and get law questions answered.

Guide to Law Online
Library of Congress Law Library's annotated guides to US and International legal resources.

Law Librarians' Society of Washington, DC (LLSDC) - Legislative Source Book
Good starting point for legislative research.

Law Librarians' Society of Washington, DC (LLSDC) - State Legislation
Links to each state's legislative information, from the LLSDC's Legislative Source Book.

Laws Online
Extensive collection of links to federal and state courts, laws, rules, and other information.

Legislative Research Guide - UMichigan
University of Michigan Clark Library is a congressionally designated depository for US Government documents.

Nolo.com
Self-help law center.

Statutes at Large
Covers the first 24 Congresses.

US Congressional Serial Set
Volumes from 23rd and 58th Congresses.

U.S. Senate: Bibliographies
Listing of Senate Hearings, prints, and publications.

Historical Research

A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation: U.S. Congressional Documents and Debates, 1774-1873
Library of Congress digital project includes published US congressional records from the Continental Congress through the 43rd Congress, 1774-1875

Legislative Process

Enactment of a Law
Senate legislative procedures.

How Our Laws Our Made
Updated classic on the House version of the legislative process.