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State Law & Government

Fifty State Surveys

Statutory Law

The Library has current annotated codes for all fifty states in the Fourth Floor Bookstacks, North Range.

State statutes are also available online in the following online sources:

Session Laws

HeinOnline includes PDF files of session laws for all fifty states from statehood, with some territorial and colonial coverage as well.  

The Law Library has print versions of the annual session laws for all fifty states from statehood until about 1980, and for all years for Illinois, California, and New York. They are shelved in the North Annex and can be paged using this form. Session laws from about 1981 until 1994 are available on microfiche, at Regenstein Library.

State Bills & Legislation

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