The first step in creating a legislative history is to identify key information about the statute or bill. Information available at the start will determine the proper approach to begin research.
Before beginning your search, assess the following:
For legislative research, three basic citations are often used:
Keep a note all of the citation information you have for the statute or bill you are researching.
The "Finding" sections of this guide can assist with citation conversion.
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