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Federal Legislative History Research: HUSL

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Federal Legislative Information Source & Coverage Chart

Bills

Committee Reports

Committee Prints

House & Senate Documents

Congressional Record (Daily Edition)

Congressional Record (Bound Edition)

Committee Hearings

Presidential Signing Statements

Public Laws / Statutes At Large

Compiled Legislative Histories

Lexis Advance

1989-2012

1994-2003 (no longer updated)

1995-current

1789-current

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1824-current

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1776-current

U.S. Serial Set, 1777-current

Westlaw

1995-current

1948-current (selective coverage)

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1985-current

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1994-current

1986-current

Bloomberg Law

1993-current

1995-current

1995-current

1933-current

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1995-current

n/a

1778-current

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ProQuest Congressional

1970-current

1789-current

1789-current (selective coverage)

1789-current (selective coverage)

1985-current

1985-current

1824-current (selective coverage)

n/a

1970-current

1969-current (selective coverage)

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Selective coverage within the Federal Legislative History Library

Selective coverage within the Federal Legislative History Library

1914-current

1817-2019

1980-current

1873-2014

1889-current

1965-2018

1789-current

U.S. Federal Legislative History Library: 

Sources of Compiled Legislative Histories Database

Congress.gov

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1989-current

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House, 2012-current (varied coverage)

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1973-present

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GovInfo.gov

1993-current

1994-current

1993-current

History of Bills, from the Congressional Record (about), 1983-current

 

 

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Updated: January 2019.

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