Direct links (we've already done the search) to state legislation are provided below to some of the bills referenced in our PADNET pages. These links open to a page from which you can choose to view a pdf or txt file, and can see the history of the particular bill. These links may expire without notice, please notify our webmaster if a link does not work.
Federal legislation can be searched via the Thomas Directory. Federal bills are not as easily linked directly. Please refer to the Thomas site for the full text, status, and further information on these.
The United States Code, the official, subject matter order, compilation of the Federal laws of a general and permanent nature that are currently in force, is available at http://www.usflag.org/us.code36.html (This link will open in a separate browser window.)