State and Territorial Statutes and Constitutions

This guide features web links to statutes and constitutions for U.S. states and territories.

Web versions of primary legal materials, including statutes, are often not the official versions. See disclaimers at each web site. The web versions of statutes and laws of states included in this guide are current through different dates. Check the information at the individual web sites. Most online versions of state laws are unannotated.

The Cook County Law Library has the statutes and laws from all fifty states, the District of Columbia, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands and Puerto Rico in print and most are annotated. Please consult the Library catalog or check with a Reference Librarian at (312) 603-2418 for assistance.

State Constitutions

State/Territorial Statute Collections

  • U.S. States and Territories - Collection of links from Law Library of Congress. Also includes links to court opinions, administrative codes, and executive orders.

  • State Resources - Links to primary law by state. Provided by Cornell LII.

Statutes and Constitutions by Jurisdiction

Alabama

Alaska

American Samoa

Arizona

Arkansas

California

Colorado

Connecticut

Delaware

District of Columbia

Florida

Georgia

Guam

Hawaii

Idaho

Illinois

Indiana

Iowa

Kansas

Kentucky

Louisiana

Maine

Maryland

Massachusetts

Michigan

Minnesota

Mississippi

Missouri

Montana

Nebraska

Nevada

New Hampshire

New Jersey

New Mexico

New York

North Carolina

North Dakota

Northern Mariana Islands

Ohio

Oklahoma

Oregon

Pennsylvania

Puerto Rico

Rhode Island

South Carolina

South Dakota

Tennessee

Texas

Utah

Vermont

Virgin Islands

Virginia

Washington

West Virginia

Wisconsin

Wyoming

The web sites listed in this guide are for information only and are not endorsed or supported by the Cook County Law Library.

Please independently verify the accuracy and currency of all information. Consult an attorney for legal advice.

Revised October 2017 by David Sanborne