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Government Web Resources Guide

Laws, Regulations
The official business link to the U.S. government, from starting a small business to selling to the government.

Code of Federal Regulations
The Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) is the codification of the general and permanent rules published in the Federal Register by the executive departments and agencies of the Federal Government. It is divided into 50 titles that represent broad areas subject to Federal regulation.

Federal Register
Published by the Office of the Federal Register, National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), the Federal Register is the official daily publication for rules, proposed rules, and notices of Federal agencies and organizations, as well as executive orders and other presidential documents.

Guide to Law Online
The Guide to Law Online, prepared by the Law Library of Congress Public Services Division, is an annotated guide to sources of information on government and law available online. It includes selected links to useful and reliable sites for legal information, including international and foreign law.

Justia Regulation Tracker (2005 - Current)
An interface for searching regulations by agency and year.

LexisNexis Academic
Full text access to a wide range of news, business, legal, and reference information. Includes Hoover's Company Data.

Public and Private Laws (1995 - Current)
GPO Access contains the text of public and private laws enacted from the 104th Congress to the present. is a Web site to find, view, and comment on Federal regulations and other Federal actions.

Statutes at Large (1789 - 1875)
The eighteen volumes presented in this online collection cover the laws of the first forty-three Congresses.

Unified Agenda
The Unified Agenda (also known as the Semiannual Regulatory Agenda), published twice a year (usually in April and October) in the Federal Register (FR), summarizes the rules and proposed rules that each Federal agency expects to issue during the next year.

United States Code (Cornell Univ.)
This version is generated from the most recent official version made available by the US House of Representatives.

United States Code (GPO Access)
The United States Code is the codification by subject matter of the general and permanent laws of the United States. It is divided by broad subjects into 50 titles and published by the Office of the Law Revision Counsel of the U.S. House of Representatives. This particular resource is not the most current revision of the Code.

United States Code Classification Tables
These tables show where recently enacted laws will appear in the United States Code and which sections of the Code have been amended by those laws.

United States Statutes and the United States Code Historical Outlines, Notes, Lists, Tables, and Sources
A list of resources created by the Law Librarians' Society of Washington, DC.