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Legal Resources for Journalists: Administrative Law

A guide of legal resources for journalists and other non-lawyers.

Finding State Administrative Law

New York State Agency Directories

Finding New York City Administrative Law (Municipal Law)

Administrative law and agencies

Department of State seal


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How Administrative Laws Are Organized

Administrative laws are regulations that come from government agencies. They can be from federal agencies (the Environmental Protection Agency, Federal Communications Commission), state agencies, or local/municipal codes.

Finding Federal Administrative Law

Federal Agency Directories