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Current and Historical New York Legislative Documents
Historical New York Governor's Bill Jackets (Legislative Histories of New York Laws): Bill jackets contain memoranda and letters associated with a bill, but not committee reports, hearings, or debates.
New York State Senate
New York State Senate - OpenLegislation (current):
Bill Search (keyword, sponsor, committee)
Live coverage of Senate proceedings.
New York State Archives
This is the official repository of New York State Government records having permanent legal and historical value. Some of the legislative, judicial and executive agency records it holds are available on the website, along with exhibits and photographs.
New York State Archives: Bill, Veto, and Recall Jackets
Governor's bill jackets have been digitized beginning in 1995.
New York State Library
Attorneys who are New York State residents and are admitted to practice in New York State are eligible to receive a NYS Library Attorney Borrower's Card. These borrower’s cards begin with a "P" number. Click here
for additional resource description available with this card.
New York Legislative History: Web Resources
University at Buffalo, Charles B. Sears Law Library
Legislative Research Sources
General New York Government Sources