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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-current

  • 1981-1982

  • 1989-current

1994-2003 (no longer updated)

1995-current

1873-current

n/a

1824-current

n/a

1776-current

U.S. Serial Set, 1777-current

Westlaw

Current Congress

1990-current

n/a

n/a

1985-current

n/a

1993-current

1986-current

  • 1973-current

  • 1789-1972

  • U.S.C.C.A.N., (coverage varies, earliest 1931)

  • U.S. GAO Federal Legislative Histories, (1921-1995)

  • Arnold & Porter Legislative Histories

Bloomberg Law

1993-current

1995-current

1995-current

1995-current

1933-current

n/a

n/a

n/a

1778-current

n/a

ProQuest Congressional

1989-current

1970-current

1970-current

1970-current

1985-current

n/a

1970-current

n/a

1988-current

CIS Index, 1998-current

HeinOnline

n/a

n/a

1931-current

n/a

1980-current

1873-2011

1889-current

n/a

1789-current

U.S. Federal Legislative History Library: 

Sources of Compiled Legislative Histories Database

Congress.gov

1973-current

n/a

n/a

1995-current

n/a

2012-current

n/a

1973-present

n/a

FDsys

1993-current

1995-current

  • 1975-1976
  • 1991- current

1975-current

1994-current

1999-2001

1985-current (selective coverage)

1993-current

  • 1995-current

  • 1951-2011

n/a

 

 

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Updated: August 2016.

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