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Appendix 3: State Law Resources


Tennessee to Virginia

TENNESSEE

 

RESOURCE:

URL:

State’s Home Page

http://www.tennesseeanytime.org/government/

Executive Branch (Governor)

http://www.tennesseeanytime.org/governor/Welcome.do;jsessionid=89ECA983D77014949ED3001866F84ABD

 

Legislative Branch

 

Constitution

http://www.tennessee.gov/sos/bluebook/07-08/47-Constitution,%20Tennessee.pdf

http://www.michie.com/tennessee/lpext.dll?f=templates&fn=main-h.htm&cp=tncode

Statutory Code

http://www.michie.com/tennessee/lpext.dll?f=templates&fn=main-h.htm&cp=tncode

Judicial Branch (the Courts)

 

Appellate Court Opinions, that is, Case Law (there may be more than one site for these)

http://www.tsc.state.tn.us/

http://www.tsc.state.tn.us/geninfo/Courts/AppellateCourts.htm

Administrative Code (regulations)

http://www.state.tn.us/sos/rules/rules2.htm

State Bar Association

http://www.tba.org/index.php

 

 

TEXAS

 

 

RESOURCE:

 

URL:

 

State’s Home Page

 

http://test.texasonline.com/portal/tol

 

Executive Branch (Governor)

 

http://www.governor.state.tx.us/

 

Legislative Branch

 

http://www.capitol.state.tx.us/

Constitution

 

http://www.statutes.legis.state.tx.us/ (available from drop down menu on same page as statutes)

Statutory Code

 

http://www.statutes.legis.state.tx.us/ (available from drop down menu on same page as constitution)

 

Judicial Branch (the Courts)

 

http://www.courts.state.tx.us/

Appellate Court Opinions, that

is, Case Law (there may be more

than one site for these)

 

http://www.courts.state.tx.us/searchable.asp (to do a case search by county)

 

http://www.courts.state.tx.us/courts/coa.asp (14 courts of appeals; can select by jurisdiction)

 

http://www.findlaw.com/11stategov/tx/courts.html (state resources available through FindLaw)

 

 

Administrative Code (regulations)

 

 

http://www.sos.state.tx.us/tac/ (Secretary of State site)

 

http://info.sos.state.tx.us/pls/pub/readtac$ext.ViewTAC (by list of Titles)

 

State Bar Association

 

http://www.texasbar.com/Template.cfm (State Bar homepage)

 

 

UTAH

 

 

RESOURCE:

 

URL:

 

State’s Home Page

 

http://www.utah.gov/index.html

 

Executive Branch (Governor)

 

http://www.utah.gov/governor/index.html

 

Legislative Branch

 

http://www.le.state.ut.us/

Constitution

 

http://www.le.state.ut.us/UtahCode/chapter.jsp?code=Constitution (also has links to specific articles)

Statutory Code

 

http://www.le.state.ut.us/UtahCode/title.jsp (also has links to specific titles)

 

http://www.le.state.ut.us/~code/code.htm (with links to zipped WordPerfect)

 

Judicial Branch (the Courts)

 

http://www.utah.gov/government/judicial.html (from official state site, links to public site at URL below)

 

http://www.utcourts.gov/lawlibrary/research/#judicial (specific site for courts)

Appellate Court Opinions, that is, Case Law (there may be more than one site for these)

 

http://www.utcourts.gov/opinions/ (search by date or name, etc.)

 

www.utcourts.gov/lawlibrary/docs/caselaw_website.pdf (pdf guide to research Utah Case Law)

Administrative Code (regulations)

 

http://www.rules.utah.gov/publicat/code.htm (division of administrative rules through Utah.gov)

 

State Bar Association

 

http://www.utahbar.org/ (Utah State Bar Association official site)

 

VERMONT

 

RESOURCE:

URL:

State’s Home Page

www.vermont.gov/

Executive Branch (Governor)

http://governor.vermont.gov/

Legislative Branch

http://vermont.gov/portal/government/index.php?id=34

Constitution

http://www.leg.state.vt.us/statutes/const2.htm

Statutory Code

http://www.leg.state.vt.us/statutes2.htm

Judicial Branch (the Courts)

http://www.vermontjudiciary.org

Appellate Court Opinions, that is, Case Law (there may be more than one site for these)

http://libraries.vermont.gov/law/supct

Administrative Code (regulations)

http://bgs.vermont.gov/adminpolicies

State Bar Association

https://www.vtbar.org/index.asp

 

 

 

VIRGINIA

 

RESOURCE:

URL:

State’s Home Page

http://virginia.gov/

Executive Branch (Governor)

http://www.governor.virginia.gov/AboutTheGovernor/

Legislative Branch

http://virginia.gov/cmsportal3/government_4096/branches_of_state_government_4097/legislative_branch.html

Constitution

http://legis.state.va.us/Laws/search/Constitution.htm

Statutory Code

http://leg1.state.va.us/cgi-bin/legp504.exe?000+cod+TOC

Judicial Branch (the Courts)

http://virginia.gov/cmsportal3/government_4096/branches_of_state_government_4097/judicial_branch.html

Appellate Court Opinions, that is, Case Law (there may be more than one site for these)

 

http://www.courts.state.va.us/courts/cav/home.html

 

 

Administrative Code (regulations)

http://leg1.state.va.us/000/reg/TOC.HTM

 

State Bar Association

http://www.vsb.org/