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Maryland Resources

This State Guide lists the major sources of law in Maryland.


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Print Statutes:

Michie's Annotated Code of the Public General Laws of Maryland (Lexis). Call Number: STATE 1st FLR KFM1230.5 .M6 H93 2007 (currently updated in Law Library).

West's Annotated Code of Maryland: Currently updated edition may be locally held by Library of Congress. See that library's policies prior to visiting. Georgetown Law students may request a copy of a code section via Interlibrary Loan.


Research Guides:

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).