The Legislative Search provides a source tree for U.S. legislative sources with the optional search capabilities of Keywords and Date Range.
Enter ‘Legislative search’ into the Search Bar and select Legislative Search from the auto-complete drop-down menu.
Use the template to search for Public Laws and Statutes, Congressional Bills, Prior editions of the U.S. Code, U.S. Congress and State Legislative.
Click the Info icon next to a content item to display information about each content selection. The U.S. Constitution and U.S. Code are also searchable on their Table of Contents. Click the TOC icon to display the Table of Contents.
Links to Create Search Alert and Add Search to Dashboard display at the bottom of the template.
Alternative Search Options:
Federal Public Laws and Statutes at Large by Citation
- Enter a citation into the Search Bar (e.g. Pub.L. 111-148).
- Click Yes in the dialog box.
- Click the title in the CITATION LOOKUP frame to view the full text.