Monthly Archives: May 2011

New articles on U.S. Code Notes and Australian legal research

I added Rick McKinney’s The Authority of Statutes Placed in Section Notes of the United States Code to the “Notes and Appendices” section of the United States Code entry and Researching Australian Law, by Nicholas Pengelley and Sue Milne, to … Continue reading

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New section on Indiana Legislative history

I wrote up a “Legislative History” section for the Indiana entry.  Bottom line:  Indiana legislative history materials are readily available online, but none of them talk about legislative intent.  Not even the “Committee Reports.”

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Standardizing cross-references for the state entries

I’m finally getting my act together about the cross-references in the less developed state entries.  I’ll be adding “See” references to the following primary law entries: State Cases State Court Rules State Statutes and Codes State Bills State Legislative History State Constitutions … Continue reading

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Database for locating Uniform Law legislation

If you wanted to find out what’s going on with a Uniform Law, one good place to look would be the NCCUSL’s Legislation database, which I just added to the “State Laws” section of the Uniform Laws entry.   The … Continue reading

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Wisconsin entry reorganized and expanded

The Wisconsin entry had gotten large enough to organize the information into sections for each branch of government, so I did.  I also added links to the Wisconsin Law Archive, the  Wisconsin Administrative Code and Register, the databases for searching Wisconsin businesses, … Continue reading

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New trade data resource and a format update for Alabama

I added the U.S. Census Bureau’s USA Trade Online site to the International Trade entry and gave the Alabama entry an Alaska-style makeover.

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Law book reviews in AALL Spectrum Blog

I added the AALL Spectrum Blog to the list of places to find reviews of law books in the Book Reviews entry.

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