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Federal Tax Research: Legislative History

This guide provides information on federal tax law and identifies pertinent print and online resources available through the NYU Law Library.

Legislative History Pages

Legislative history is defined as "[t]he background and events leading up the enactment of a statute, including hearings, committee reports, and floor debates." (Black's Law Dictionary, 8th ed.)

Below are links to the pages located under the tab, "Legislative History."

Additional Instruction on Legislative History Research

Below are links to sources offering instruction on legislative history research.