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U.S. Legislative Process: U.S. Code

This guide provides access to the documents processed in the legislative process in the U.S.

U.S. Code

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. Since 1926, the United States Code has been published every six years. In between editions, annual cumulative supplements are published in order to present the most current information. The U.S. Code does not include regulations issued by executive branch agencies, decisions of the Federal courts, treaties, or laws enacted by State or local governments. Regulations issued by executive branch agencies are available in the Code of Federal Regulations. Proposed and recently adopted regulations may be found in the Federal Register.

Online Versions

Print Versions

See  Franklin, Penn Library Catalog and LOLA, Biddle Law Library Catalog.

Check for U.S. Code, United States Code Annotated (U.S.C.A.), U.S. Congressional and Administrative News.