Legislative Websites

This is a list of websites for United States state and federal governments and the Canadian federal and provincial governments. Members of Jewish Genealogical Societies can use this list to watch for legislation affecting access to records and make their voices heard regarding their value to genealogists.

Canadian Government Websites

http://canada.gc.ca  Canadian government website
To find out names of Ministers and Members of Parliament and to find out what is happening that day in Senate and House of Commons use:
http://www.parl.gc.ca/common/index.asp?Language=E

Canadian Provincial Websites

Alberta http://www.gov.ab.ca
British Columbia http://www.gov.bc.ca
Manitoba http://www.gov.mb.ca
New Brunswick http://www.gnb.ca
Newfoundland/Labrador http://www.gov.nf.ca
Northwest Territories http://www.gov.nt.ca
Nova Scotia http://www.gov.ns.ca
Nunavut http://www.assembly.nu.ca/
Ontario http://www.gov.on.ca
Prince Edward Island http://www.gov.pe.ca
Québec http://www.gouv.qc.ca
Saskatchewan http://www.gov.sk.ca
Yukon http://www.gov.yk.ca

United States Congress Websites

http://www.senate.gov  US Senate website
http://www.house.gov   US House of Representatives website
http://thomas.loc.gov    to find a specific bill in Congress

State Legislatures Websites

Alabama http://www.legislature.state.al.us
Alaska http://w3.legis.state.ak.us
Arizona http://www.azleg.state.az.us
Arkansas http://www.arkleg.state.ar.us
California http://www.legislature.ca.gov
Colorado http://www.leg.state.co.us
Connecticut http://www.cga.ct.gov
Delaware http://legis.delaware.gov
District of Columbia http://www.dccouncil.washington.dc.us
Florida http://www.leg.state.fl.us/Welcome/index.cfm
Georgia http://www.legis.state.ga.us
Hawaii http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov
Idaho http://www.legislature.idaho.gov
Illinois http://www.ilga.gov/legislation/default.asp
Indiana http://www.in.gov/legislative
Iowa https://www.legis.iowa.gov/
Kansas
Kentucky http://www.lrc.state.ky.us/home.htm
Louisiana http://www.legis.state.la.us
Maine http://www.maine.gov/legis
Maryland http://mlis.state.md.us
Massachusetts http://www.malegislature.gov
Michigan http://www.legislature.mi.gov
Minnesota http://www.leg.state.mn.us
Mississippi http://www.ls.state.ms.us
Missouri http://www.moga.mo.gov/
Montana http://leg.mt.gov/css/default.asp
Nebraska (unicameral) http://nebraskalegislature.gov/
Nevada http://www.leg.state.nv.us
New Hampshire http://www.gencourt.state.nh.us/
New Jersey http://www.njleg.state.nj.us
New Mexico http://www.nmlegis.gov/lcs/
New York
North Carolina http://www.ncga.state.nc.us/homePage.pl
North Dakota http://www.state.nd.us/lr/
Ohio http://www.legislature.state.oh.us
Oklahoma http://www.lsb.state.ok.us
Oregon http://www.leg.state.or.us
Pennsylvania http://www.legis.state.pa.us
Rhode Island http://www.rilin.state.ri.us
South Carolina http://www.scstatehouse.gov/
South Dakota http://legis.state.sd.us/index.cfm
Tennessee http://www.legislature.state.tn.us
Texas http://www.capitol.state.tx.us
Utah http://le.utah.gov
Vermont http://www.leg.state.vt.us
Virginia http://virginiageneralassembly.gov
Washington http://www1.leg.wa.gov/legislature
West Virginia http://www.legis.state.wv.us
Wisconsin http://www.legis.state.wi.us
Wyoming http://legisweb.state.wy.us

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