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U.S. Legislative Process: Major Document Sites/Legislative Histories

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


This guide covers government publications produced in the federal legislative process of the United States, from the proposal of a bill to the enactment of a public law. These documents include bills, hearings, prints, reports, Congressional proceedings, and public laws.

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Major Sites for Legislative Documents

Reference Works on Legislative Histories