Resources for Researching: Statutes and Regulations
Yale Law Library’s
Statutory Research Tutorial.
Cornell’s Legal Information Institute (this resource is particularly useful for its “how current is this” link which provides information on modifications to the U.S. Code); CFR also available here.
FDsys provides free online access to official Federal Government publications (federal government U.S. Code, Legislation, C.F.R.etc.)
Congress.gov provides Public Laws, some legislative history and bill tracking; see also govtrak.
Office of the Law Revision Council’s website provides free access to the popular names table and United States Code.
Findlaw’s Cases and Codes section contains resources and links for both state and federal laws. This includes resources pertaining to constitutions, statutes, cases and more. Run a search for case summaries or select a jurisdiction to browse applicable laws.
Justia also provides state and federal codes
Public Library of Law has the statutory and regulatory codes for the federal government and all fifty states. A list of agency databases by state here.