Using the Law Library: A Guide for Educators - Part III: Oh, Statute (or Regulation), Where Art Thou?
William A. Hilyerd
University of Louisville - Louis D. Brandeis School of Law
Journal of Law and Education, Vol. 34, 2005
University of Louisville School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 2008-11
This, the third of six articles, details the various ways of locating statutes and regulations by citation or popular name. All of the major variations of citation formats are identified and discussed, as are the most reliable methods of locating statutes when the researcher has only the popular name of a statue or act (i.e. the USA Patriot Act).
Number of Pages in PDF File: 17
Keywords: Legal Research, statutes, regulation
Date posted: March 28, 2007 ; Last revised: March 24, 2008