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U.S. (Federal) Laws

Identifies and describes print and online sources of U.S. laws.

About the Statutes at Large

The U.S. Statutes at Large contains the laws enacted by the U.S. Congress in chronological / public law number order.

Bluebook abbreviation: Stat.

Researchers turn to this historical collection when they need to see the language of the law as it was originally enacted, often in the process of determining legislative intent.

 

Statutes at Large

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