Federal Statutory Research

This guide contains materials for locating federal legislative documents such as session laws, code sections, and other online resources.

Print

Heinonline Contains the Statutes at Large, in PDF format, from 1789 onward.

GPO Access Contains Public and Private Laws in PDF format, including citations to Statutes At Large.  Coverage begins in 1995 with 104th Congress.

American Memory Project (Library of Congress) Contains text from the Statutes at Large from 1789 to 1875.

Electronic

Heinonline Contains the Statutes at Large, in PDF format, from 1789 onward.

GPO Access Contains Public and Private Laws in PDF format, including citations to Statutes At Large.  Coverage begins in 1995 with 104th Congress.

American Memory Project (Library of Congress) Contains text from the Statutes at Large from 1789 to 1875.

Subject Guide