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West Virginia Law and Federal Law Online

Online Sources for West Virginia State Law and Related Federal Law

Federal Legislation

Federal legislative materials including the United States Code, proposed legislation, hearing transcripts and other documents produced during the legislative process is available from multiple sources.  Consider one of the following: 


Office of the Law Revision Counsel 
The Office of Law Revision Counsel compiles, revises, and publishes the United States Code. is a service of the United States Government Publishing Offices and supersedes FDsys.  Govinfo provides free access to official publications from all three branches of the federal government.  


Cornell Legal Information Institute (LII)
A non-profit entity sponsored by Cornell Law School with a mission to provide access to the law online at no cost. provides access to accurate, timely, and complete legislative information for Members of Congress, legislative agencies, and the public. It is presented by the Library of Congress (LOC) using data from the Office of the Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives, the Office of the Secretary of the Senate, the Government Publishing Office, Congressional Budget Office, and the LOC's Congressional Research Service.