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Obtaining House Documents


Online House Documents and Legislative Information Systems
Congressional bills, resolutions, and committee reports are available electronically via the House Library, Congress.gov (formerly THOMAS) and the Government Publishing Office's Federal Digital System.

Printed Copies of Documents for House Distribution
Printed copies of bills and resolutions, public laws, committee reports, and House documents for the current Congress are distributed to House members and staff through the Legislative Resource Center (LRC). Public laws and House documents for two preceding Congresses are available for distribution to staff.

Printed Copies of Documents for Public Distribution
A limited quantity of House documents are available for public distribution through the Legislative Resource Center at 135 Cannon HOB. The public may also order documents by phone at (202) 226-5200 for delivery via postal mail. Documents can also be purchased through the GPO Bookstore. The Congress also makes many congressional documents available through the Federal Depository Library Program and its 1,400 affiliated libraries.

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