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Laws passed by Congress (also referred to as Public or Private Laws) are published in the order passed in a series called Statutes at Large. After the law is passed, it is incorporated into the U.S. Code. If your research project involves discovering legislative intent, you will want to check out our Guide to Congressional Publications as well. The UCB Law Library has additional resources on finding and interpreting the law.
Contains legislative histories and links to the related full-text Congressional documents of more than 18,000 federal laws enacted since 1929. The searchable PDFs include text of the law, all versions of related bills, law-specific Congressional Record excerpts, and committee hearings, reports, and prints.
"Provides access to more than 18,000 professionally researched legislative histories of US Law. Histories include the Public Law itself, all versions of related bills, law-specific Congressional Record excerpts, committee hearings, reports and prints, Presidential signing statements, and CRS reports. 1929-present"