Federal Statutes: What They Are and Where to Find Them

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After providing an overview on the basics of federal statutes, this report gives guidance on where federal statutes, in their various forms, may be located in print and on the Internet.

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8 pages.

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Foley, Cassandra L. March 21, 2012.

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After providing an overview on the basics of federal statutes, this report gives guidance on where federal statutes, in their various forms, may be located in print and on the Internet.

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8 pages.

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Congressional Research Service Reports

The Congressional Research Service (CRS) is the public policy research arm of Congress. This legislative branch agency works exclusively for Members of Congress, their committees and their staff. This collection includes CRS reports from the mid-1970's through the present--covering a variety of topics from agriculture to foreign policy to welfare.

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  • March 21, 2012

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  • June 6, 2012, 2:34 p.m.

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Foley, Cassandra L. Federal Statutes: What They Are and Where to Find Them, report, March 21, 2012; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc85440/: accessed May 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.