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Washington State Legislative History

This guide identifies online and print sources for researching the legislative history of bills enacted by the Washington State Legislature.

Research Guides

Gallagher Law Library guide on Researching Washington Historical Laws and the legislative history checklist (Word) for reminders on sources to consult and for note-taking.

The Washington State Legislature's Glossary of Legislative Terms.

Other libraries have guides on Washington legislative history:

Need to research legislative history for a state other than Washington? See State Legislative History Research Guides Inventory - Indiana University Jerome Hall Law Library for links to comparable guides prepared by other law librarians.