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Kansas Resources

This State Guide provides an in-depth look at sources of law in Kansas.

Statutes

Print Statutes:

Kansas Statutes Annotated: Currently updated edition held by Am. U.'s Wash. C. of Law Library. Accessible to Georgetown Law students under reciprocal staet statutes collection program or via Interlibrary Loan.

West's Kansas Statutes Annotated: Currently updated edition held locally by Library of Congress. See that library's policies prior to visiting.

More on Legislative History

In Westlaw, see also state legislative historystatutes annotated - historicalbill trackingbill tracking historical, and proposed & enacted legislation.

In Lexis, full-text bills, advance legislative service, and legislative bill history may be in Statutes and Legislation.

In Bloomberg Law, text of enacted legislation may be found through State Laws & Regulations > Legislative > Session Laws or Acts.

LLMC Digital may contain digitized historical senate and house journals as well as historical state statutes and/or session laws (Online Services > Browse Collections > U.S. States and Territories > State Name > Legislative).

Statutory Research Tutorial

Running time: 4:02 minutes

Created/updated: January 2019
Last reviewed: January 2019

When you begin a video and hover your cursor over the video window, you are offered several options:

  1. Closed captioning
  2. Search (searches the captions, can take you directly to the point in the video where a specific word is mentioned)
  3. Playback speed (faster or slower)
  4. Full screen mode