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Criminal Justice (UMGC): Government websites


How to find laws, acts, or statutes

A law may be referred to as an act or a statute.
Acts of Congress are published in the U. S. Statutes at Large:
Library of Congress - Statutes at Large
The full text of more recent laws are on the GPO FDsys and websites

Commonly Requested U.S. Laws and Regulations

Canada: Policies, regulations, and laws by department or agency

Primary Documents

Primary vs Secondary Sources