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Legal Studies

The guide is designed to assist with locating case law, legal reviews, legislative history, and scholarly articles.

ProQuest Congressional Publications

LexisNexis State Capital

ProQuest Newsstand

Slip Laws / Public Laws

When a bill is passed into law, it is "enacted." A law is first published as a slip or pamphlet. The law is identified with a PL (Public Law) numbers. The Public Law number consists of the Congress number and a sequential number assigned chronologically.

The law is also identified with a Stat (Statutes at Large) numbers. The Stat number is the number the law will have when it is reprinted in the Statutes at Large.

Public Law No: 115-45. Wounded Officers Recovery Act of 2017 (115th Congress, 45th law passed).

131 STAT. 956 (Vol. 131 of Statutes at Large page 956)

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From Off Campus

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