A primary source in law often refers to the the text of the law itself.
The law is made up of constitutions, statutes, codes and ordinances.
Administrative law decisions and case law are also primary sources of the law.
Primary sources are often part of a state depository library collection.
So what is the Illinois Documents Depository Program?
IIinois depository libraries provide access to Illinois State Agencies publications. There are over 20 public and higher education libraries that provide access to the Governor's Executive Orders, Legislative research, maps and annual reports as well as various agency documents.
The Illinois Courts' webpages provide opinions from the Illinois Supreme Court and appellate courts from 1996 - present, Workers' Compensation opinions from 2005 - present.
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