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Summer Legal Research Tips: Illinois Administrative Law

Illinois Administrative Law Quick Links

Gubernatorial Resources

The Governor of Illinois heads the Executive Branch and directs all executive administrative agencies. Here are some resources for gubernatorial materials:

Finding Illinois Administrative Law

Illinois administrative law is available online through the Illinois Legislature's website and the Illinois Secretary of State:


Type of Law

Illinois Administrative Code The Illinois Administrative Code is the codification of the rules and regulations established by the executive departments and agencies of the Illinois government. It is divided into titles by subject.
Illinois Register The Illinois Register is a weekly publication for rules, proposed rules, and notices of Illinois agencies and organizations (2002-present).


There are also databases available through the Library that provide searching within Illinois administrative law:


Service Description
Lexis Academic Contains the Illinois Administrative Code and the Illinois Register (1996-present).