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Executive Branch

New Jersey regulatory history resources

This week I tracked the development of some New Jersey regulations and took the opportunity to add searchable historical editions of the NJAC to the New Jersey entry.  I won’t keep you in suspense:  Lexis has historical editions of the NJAC back … Continue reading

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Who knew? Wisconsin has a Blue Book too

Thanks to Angela Humiston at the Wisconsin State Law Library for writing in to say that Wisconsin has a Blue Book.  The Wisconsin Blue Book describes the organization of Wisconsin state government.  I added the Wisconsin Blue Book to the Wisconsin … Continue reading

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Background checks to satisfy the NY Department of Financial Services

Companies looking to organize as lending institutions in New York must hire a private investigator to conduct background checks on their officers.   Not many PI firms have experience with this work, but you can get a list of firm who do … Continue reading

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Archive of Archaic NY DOL Council Opinion Letters

Emily Moog, a librarian at Carter Ledyard & Milburn LLP, wrote in about an online archive of New York Department of Labor Council Opinion Letters, a type of private letter ruling no longer issued by the NY DOL.  Nice to … Continue reading

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California Dreaming: New search for recent bills

The California Legislature has a new bill search (covering the 1999/2000 session to the present) that I added to the “Bills and Bill Status” section of the California entry.  I also added a section on “California Attorney General Opinions;” apparently … Continue reading

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The double life of the New Jersey Register

Here’s an interesting twist for the New Jersey entry — the full run of the New Jersey Register is available free online, but in two different places.  The New Jersey State Library posts the issues from 1969 (Volume 1, No. 1) … 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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