To view a bill for which you already have a bill
number, follow the link above, input the bill number in the box
marked "bill number"; then click "status." This will
display the bill status. To view the bill text and sponsor's memo
click the boxes next to "Text" and "Sponsors Memo" and then click
You can view weekly legislative committee
agendas for the Assembly and Senate using
these links: Assembly
agendas or Senate
agendas, which will display the list of agendas that are
currently available for the house you selected. Many of the issues
that impact on the practice of law can be found in the Judiciary
or Codes Committees in both houses of the Legislature.
NOTE: Committee agendas are
usual published beginning on the Friday preceding the the date on which
a committee meets. A best practice is to check the list of agendas
in the days leading up to the committee meeting to ensure you have
the most up to date information.
Perform a "keyword" search for legislation at this link or this link and follow the directions on the landing
can search for bills in either the United States House of
Representatives or Senate by following the link above. To
search by word/phrase, input your search terms in the search box
and ensure that you have selected the "Word/Phrase" search
option. To search by bill number, input the bill number in the
search box and ensure that you have selected the "Bill Number" search
option. When you have entered your search information
click the "Search" button to view your search results.
You can also search for bills by bill
sponsor using the above link. To do so select the sponsor's
name from the drop down lists beneath the search box.