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  • A step-by-step tutorial on how to compile the legislative history of a New York State law.
  • The Website of the New York State Legislature provides links to the online versions of the New York City Charter and Administrative Code. Click on the link "Laws of New York," and then scroll down to the bottom of the list to the "Miscellaneous Section." There you will find links to both the New York City Charter and Administrative Code.
  • Includes archived decisions of the New York Court of Appeals, the highest court of New York State, from 1990 forward.
  • Access recently released New York State court decisions (New York Court of Appeals, the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court, the Supreme Court and other courts) that have not yet been edited for publication in the Official Reports, together with an electronic citation for each decision.
  • Search through current New York State bills by bill number or by keyword on the Website of the NYS Assembly.
  • Search or browse New York Consolidated Laws on the FindLaw site.
  • Many of the New York State Court System's decisions are available online. Select a court from the menu listed to search through its decisions.
  • Browse the Consolidated Laws, Unconsolidated Laws, Court Acts, Assembly Rules, Senate Rules, and the New York State Constitution.
  • Search the current database of NYS legislative bills, summaries, sponsor memos, floor votes, and resolutions on the Website of the NYS Legislature.

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