Category Archives: States – Legislative Branch

Legislative Branch

Year 19, day 1

I fixed the links in the Maryland – Legislative Branch entry to correlate with the new General Assembly web site, and I fixed the links in the District of Columbia – Legislative Branch entry because they seem to have a new … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

The Maryland General Assembly just put up a new website with all new URLs.  Now I know what I’ll be doing on New Year’s Day.

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New entry for Massachusetts Legislative History

There is a fair amount of legislative history available for Massachusetts bills and laws.  A  new entry called Massachusetts Legislative History tells you how to get it.

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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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Washington state dockets section expanded and new entry for Washington state legislative history

I did some Washington State case research this week, which gave me material to revise and expanded the “Dockets / Case Information” section of the Washington State entry.  While I was there, I noticed that the “Legislative History” section made it hard … 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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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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