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Canadian Legislation


CanLII provides access to primary Canadian legal material by jurisdiction, federal and provincial, including current legislation and regulations.

Lexis-Nexis Academic

Current legislation plus earlier legislation (from mid 1980s) from Canada, B.C., Alberta and Ontario. Regulations also available.  To find, click on Search by Content Type/ International Legal / Canadian Legislation  as in


Federal legislation is also available at: and Ontario provincial legislation at Current Federal Bills are available at and Ontario Bills at:

US and Other Jurisdictions

Hein Online

In Hein Online, the Session Laws Library provides access to federal legislation not only from Canada (1792 to within a year or so), but to Australia (1901 to a year or two), the Bahamas (1968-1996), the United States (1789 to three years ago) and to all states (19th, 20th and 21st centuries).

Lexis-Nexis Academic

Get the most current US law by clicking on Search by Content / Legal /  and then, deparending upon your requirements, Federal Statutes, Codes & Regulations, or State Statutes, Codes & Regulations.  See screen shot opposite.