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  1. Congress.gov Notifications Congress.gov Enhancements for June of 2021

    We are pleased to bring you the Congress.gov enhancements for June of 2021. 

    Enhancement – Legislation – Advanced Search

    • Use the advanced search form to search for legislation sponsored or cosponsored by a particular member on a specific date or within a range of dates.

    Enhancement – Legislation – Statutes at Large

    • Titles display and are searchable for legislation from the 82nd – 92nd Congresses (1951-1972).
    • Bills display a related bills tab where similar legislation has been identified.

    Enhancement – Congressional Record – Bound Edition

  2. Congress.gov Notifications Congress.gov Enhancements for May of 2021, Part 2

    We are pleased to bring you the second installment of Congress.gov enhancements for May of 2021. 

    Enhancement – Legislation – Laws for 82nd- 92nd Congresses

  3. Congress.gov Notifications - Congress.gov Outage - RESTORED

    Congress.gov has been restored to full functionality and is operating normally now. 

  4. Congress.gov Notifications - Congress.gov Outage

    The Library is investigating an issue affecting access to Congress.gov.  The site is currently not available for use. 

    Other Library sites, including crsreports.congress.gov and crs.gov are functioning normally.

    Additional information will be provided as it becomes available.

  5. Congress.gov Notifications Congress.gov Enhancements for May of 2021

    We are pleased to present you with the Congress.gov enhancements for May of 2021. 

    New – Citation Tool

    • Use the Citation Tool to cite any page on Congress.gov.
    • The tool makes it easy to copy and paste a citation in one of 4 standard formats including Bluebook, APA (American Psychological Association), MLA (Modern Language Association) and CMOS (Chicago Manual of Style).

    Enhancement – Members – Contact Info

    • Find your member search results include each member's address and phone number.

    Enhancement - Committee Meetings - Sort Options

    • Committee meeting search results can be sorted by hearing numbers in addition to meeting date and relevancy for keyword searches.






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