Legal Materials Bills from the current session are posted by the New York State Assembly and theLegislative Bill Drafting Commission. Older bills are available from Lexis (NY;NYBILL) and Westlaw (NY-BILLTXT or NY-LEGIS-OLD). You can get copies of even older bills from the New York […]

Constitutional Amendments

Legal Materials The first step in researching the legislative history of an amendment to the NY state constitution is to find out when it was adopted and/or amended. This information is found in the annotated Constitution in McKinney’s Annotated Laws of New York (Book 2) and the New York […]