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HLTH 33510: Legal & Ethical Issues in Health

Policy and Data Websites

The Conversation: Founded in Australia in 2011 and the UK in 2013, The Conversation US launched in October 2014 as, "an independent sources of news and views from the academic and research community, delivered direct to the public." s

The Network for Public Health Law: The Network for Public Health Law provides information and technical assistance on issues related to public health.  

NYAM Grey Literature: The New York Academy of Medicine's Grey Literature Report publishes state reports with electronic access from 1999-2016. It  contains un-indexed materials that are not produced by commercial publishers. 

Data USA: A comprehensive visualization of U.S. public data. Data USA provides an open, easy-to-use platform that turns data into knowledge.  


Legal Websites

Federal Legislative Policy Analysis
Office of Legislative Policy and Analysis (OLPA)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
USA.Gov Laws & Regulations: Federal and State
United States Senate: How to find laws, acts, or statutes 
Library of Congress: Legal Research Guides
GPO's Federal Digital System
Code of Federal Regulations (proposed and compiled): This is a great resource for searching proposed and compiled regulations. You can also read public comments along with adding your own comments. 

State Legislative Policy Analysis 
Maine State Legislature: Office of Policy and Legal Analysis
State Law and Regulations: The Law Library of Congress has a guide for each state that can help you find laws and regulations by state.

City Policy

Private Legal Search Ideas
West Law: How to find statutes
Cornell University Law School's: Basics of legal research


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