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Federal Legislative History

Resources for locating a compiled legislative history, and compiling one of your own.

Types of Legislative Documents

There are several types of legislative documents to consult when reviewing legislative history. The documents include the following, which are listed in order of importance for purposes of determining legislative intent.

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