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Key resources

For other states and territories see their parliamentary or government legislation websites.

Most countries produce legislation. Look at government websites for the specific country to find online legislation (e.g. New Zealand Legislation). The list below is selective and there are many more sources of legislation online.

There are three Westlaw databases containing international legislation: Westlaw International has legislation from the US, UK, EU, Hong Kong and selected legislation from Canada. Westlaw China has legislation in Chinese language and the English translations. Westlaw US has statutes and constitutions at federal and state level, and for other US jurisdictions.
To search in a particular jurisdiction, choose the relevant database from the links below.

Annotated legislation

Annotated legislation can assist with understanding the context or application of the law and reference to key cases.
The following databases contain some annotated legislation on a varying topics in Australian jurisdictions.