Legislative History Research Guide

This guide collects major sources for conducting legislative history research, including committee reports, hearings, bills, debates and more.

Understanding the Legislative Process

On Congress, Generally

Researching Members, Staff, Committees, and Districts

The Legislative Process (Videos)

This series of nine videos is available for free on Congress.gov.

How Our Laws Are Made

Infographic displaying how federal laws are made.  Click to zoom.[Click image for high-resolution version.]