Links to the Legislative Branch
- U.S. Senate Home Page
Includes the schedule of the Senate, committee assignments, roll call votes, a schedule of committee hearing and information on what activity took place on the Senate floor. There is also a link arranged by state to connect with an individual Senator's web sites. You can learn about the history of the Senate, and take a virtual tour of the Capitol.
- U.S. House of Representatives Home Page
Includes daily and weekly information about what is taking place on the floor of the house, annual Congressional schedule, a guide to the legislative process, roll call votes and house hearing schedules. There is a link to THOMAS and the U.S. Code.
Links to Legislation and Regulations
FDsys from the GPO provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government. Through FDsys, you are able to search or browse for documents and publications; access metadata about documents and publications and Download documents and publications in multiple renditions or file formats.
Legislative information on the web. Includes full-text of bills, roll call votes, public laws, Congressional Record, committee information, guides to the legislative process and links to historical documents.
- U.S. Code
The consolidation and codification of the general and permanent laws of the United States. This site is available through GPO Access.
*** Please be aware that not all Congressional documents are available online; however the MacPháidín library does have older Congressional documents in its collection. Currently these documents are not available in the online catalog. Please consult the Congressional Documents page or contact the Documents librarian.