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CHAPTER 6. Constitutions, Statutes, and Administrative Regulations. The Bluebook Rule 11 – Example: Citing the Fourteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. U.S. C ONST . amend. XIV. The Citation. The Bluebook Rule 11 – Example: Citing the Fourteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.

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chapter 6

CHAPTER 6

Constitutions, Statutes, and Administrative Regulations

the bluebook rule 11 example citing the fourteenth amendment of the u s constitution

The BluebookRule 11 – Example: Citing the Fourteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution

U.S. CONST. amend. XIV.

The Citation

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The BluebookRule 11 – Example: Citing the Fourteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution

U.S. CONST. amend. XIV.

The Constitution Cited

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The BluebookRule 11 – Example: Citing the Fourteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution

U.S. CONST. amend. XIV.

Abbreviation for Amendment

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The BluebookRule 11 – Example: Citing the Fourteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution

U.S. CONST. amend. XIV.

Number of Amendment Cited

citing a constitutional amendment
Citing a Constitutional Amendment
  • Spell out the number
    • 14th – Wrong
    • Fourteenth - Correct
  • Capitalize the number and word amendment
    • fourteenth amendment – Wrong
    • Fourteenth Amendment - Correct
the bluebook rule 12
The BluebookRule 12
  • The United States Code (U.S.C.) is the official federal code
  • There are two unofficial federal codes
    • United States Code Service (U.S.C.S.)
    • United States Code Annotated (U.S.C.A.)
the bluebook rule 12 citing the united states code

The BluebookRule 12Citing the United States Code

18 U.S.C. § 242 (2000).

A United States Code Citation

the bluebook rule 12 citing the united states code9

The BluebookRule 12Citing the United States Code

18 U.S.C. § 242 (2000).

The Title Number

the bluebook rule 12 citing the united states code10

The BluebookRule 12Citing the United States Code

18 U.S.C.§ 242 (2000).

The Code

the bluebook rule 12 citing the united states code11

The BluebookRule 12Citing the United States Code

18 U.S.C. § 242 (2000).

The Code Section

the bluebook rule 12 citing the united states code12

The BluebookRule 12Citing the United States Code

18 U.S.C. § 242 (2000).

The Year

the bluebook rule 12 citing a federal statute

The BluebookRule 12Citing a Federal Statute

Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) of 1970 29 U.S.C. § 651 (1988 & Supp. V 1993)

A United States Code Citation

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The BluebookRule 12Citing a Federal Statute

Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) of 1970 29 U.S.C. § 651 (1988 & Supp. V 1993)

The Title of the Act (Statute)

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The BluebookRule 12Citing a Federal Statute

Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) of 1970 29 U.S.C. § 651 (1988 & Supp. V 1993)

The Title Number

the bluebook rule 12 citing a federal statute16

The BluebookRule 12Citing a Federal Statute

Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) of 1970 29 U.S.C. § 651 (1988 & Supp. V 1993)

The Code

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The BluebookRule 12Citing a Federal Statute

Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) of 1970 29 U.S.C. § 651 (1988 & Supp. V 1993)

The Code Section

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The BluebookRule 12Citing a Federal Statute

Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) of 1970 29 U.S.C. § 651 (1988 & Supp. V 1993)

The Year of the Supplement

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The BluebookRule 12Citing a Federal Statute

Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) of 1970 29 U.S.C. § 651 (1988 & Supp. V 1993)

The Year of the Bound Volume

the bluebook rule 12 state codes
The BluebookRule 12 - State Codes
  • Cite similarly to federal code citations
  • Review Bluebook Table 1 for specific formats and abbreviations
the bluebook rule 12 8 3 examples of some federal citations
The BluebookRule 12.8.3Examples of Some Federal Citations
  • Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (Rule 26)
    • FED. R. CIV. P. 26.
  • Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure (Rule 6)
    • FED. R. CRIM. P. 6.
  • Federal Rules of Evidence (Rule 301)
    • FED. R. EVID. 301.
the u s constitution
The U.S. Constitution
  • Published in numerous forms
  • U.S.C.A. and U.S.C.S.:
    • Index the Constitution
    • Annotate the Constitution
federal statutes enactment
Federal StatutesEnactment
  • Legislation is proposed as a bill
  • Introduced to House of Representatives and Senate
  • Referred to committee
  • Voted on by chamber it was introduced in
federal statutes enactment continued
Federal StatutesEnactment(continued)
  • Sent to other chamber
    • May be amended
    • Voted on
  • If amended it’s sent back to the original chamber for a their vote
    • Both chambers must pass exact bill
  • After passing both chambers it is sent to the President who will:
    • Approve
    • Veto (Can be overridden by a joint 2/3 vote of Congress)
federal statutes
Federal Statutes
  • Laws enacted by Congress are either:
    • Public Laws – Laws which concern all of society
    • Private Laws – Laws which concern single individuals or specific groups
federal statutes publication
Federal StatutesPublication
  • Initial publication: As a slip Law in the Statutes at Large
    • Published chronologically
  • Official publication: United States Code
    • Including pocket part supplements
  • Unofficial publications:
    • U.S.C.A.
    • U.S.C.S.
    • On-line and other internet cites
state statutes publication
State StatutesPublication
  • Initial publication: Session Laws
  • Official publication: State Code
    • Including pocket part supplements
  • Unofficial publications:
    • On-line and other internet cites
local ordinances
Local Ordinances
  • Municipal and county ordinances are not as widely published as federal and state statutes
  • Check local law libraries for updates and availability
administrative regulations
Administrative Regulations
  • Initial publication: List of CFR Sections Affected (LSA)
    • Refers the reader to Federal Register to view changes
  • Official publication: Code of Federal Regulations (C.F.R.)
court rules
Court Rules
  • All Rules of Court are published with the appropriate codes
  • Other publications include:
    • Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
    • Federal Rules of Evidence
    • Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure