LexisNexis® Professional Research Certification Module 2: Legislative History Research

The second Professional Research Certification module covers finding the origin of a statute and the legislative intent behind a statute.

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LexisNexis® Professional Research Certification Module 2: Legislative History Research

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The second Professional Research Certification module covers finding the origin of a statute and the legislative intent behind a statute.
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    • Professional Research Certification Modules:
    • Module 1: Statutory Research
    • Module 2: Legislative History Research
    • Module 3: Administrative Law Research
    • Legislative History Research:
    • Origin of a statute
    • Intent behind a statute’s creation
    • Professional Research Certification Module 2
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    • Mike Wirth, in conjunction with Dr. Suzanne Cooper-Guasco Ph.D., created this infograhic of the American legislative process entitled How Our Laws Are Made.
    • Module 2: Legislative History
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    • Module 2: Legislative History
    • Uncover the origin of a statute
    • Understand the legislative intent behind a statute’s creation
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    • Question 1: Starting with a statute
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    • Question 2: Using a public law
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    • Question 3: Legislative history documents
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    • Module 2:Legislative HistoryResearch