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Washington Legal Research Guide: Legislative

A guide covering the primary law and secondary sources necessary for conducting legal research in the state of Washington


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Washington Legislative History Guides

For resources on compiling an Washington legislative history, consult the following research guides:

Washington Legislature

Office of the Code Reviser

Revised Code of Washington

Washington Session Laws, Bills, and Initiatives

Washington House, Senate & Committee Records

Databases for Washington Statutes

The L&C Law School community has a number of subscription database options for accessing Washington statutes.

Fastcase, HeinOnline and LLMC Digital are provided for free to the L&C Law School community without a password. Just click on the links below for both on and off-campus access.

Individual passwords are required for WestlawNext, Lexis, and Bloomberg Law. Passwords are distributed to new students at the beginning of the school year. Questions? Ask a reference librarian

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