U.S. Federal Materials


  • U.S. Code – Full text of the current United States Code.
  • U.S. Bills – Full text of passed and proposed U.S. legislation dating back to 1995.
  • Congressional Record – Full text of the Congressional Record, the daily transcript of activities in the U.S. Congress.

Executive & Administrative

  • Regulations
    • CFR – Full text of the CFR as published by the U.S. Government Printing Office. Current and previous years (back to 1995) are available.
    • e-CFR – A continuously updated version of the CFR. New and revised regulations from the Federal Register are integrated into the CFR text. Changes are less than a week behind the current day.
    • Federal Register – Full text of each day’s Federal Register. Previous issues available back to 1995.
    • Regulations.gov – Full text of regulations that are open for public comment (i.e., proposed) and closed for comment (i.e., final). Also includes agency notices and guidance documents, adjudications, and public comments.
    • How to research U.S. administrative law – Tutorial from Georgetown University on finding and updating federal regulations, locating agency decisions, and more.
  • More executive & administrative resources


  • U.S. Courts of Appeals
    • U.S. Courts – Links to the official web sites for all 13 circuit courts.
  • U.S. District and Bankruptcy Courts