links to codes & legislative online research

All California Codes – from the official government site


Bill Information – full text of bills, including status, history, etc., available for free online.


California Legislature Home Page
California Penal Code

California Welfare And Institutions Code


California Regulations


California Rules of Court – From the California Courts Site


Legislative Analyst's Office


Legislative Research, Inc.
Calif. legislative research service (paid services require preauthorization for cases in the Third & Fifth Districts), which also contains some free commentary and instructional materials on the use of legislative intent material, as well as examples of motions for judicial notice.


State Archives
Calif. legislative research (preauthorization required for cases in the Third & Fifth Districts).