Indiana Constitution, Code, & Legislative Resources

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Indiana Constitution, Code, & Legislative Resources

Indiana General Assembly’s website

Indiana State Constitution
Indiana Code (current)
Indiana Code (historic)
Bills: Proposed Legislation (current)
Bills: Proposed Legislation (historic)
Session Laws: Enacted Legislation
Other Legislative History Materials


Indiana State Constitution

  • Lexis Advance (NDLS Restricted) Browse > Search > Search for a source > Type: Indiana Constitution.
  • LexisNexis Academic (ND Restricted) Search by Subject or Topic > State Statutes and Regulations Search > Advanced Options > Constitution.
  • WestlawNext (NDLS Restricted) State Materials > Indiana > Indiana Statutes & Court Rules > Constitution of the State of Indiana [Annotated]


Indiana Code (current)

  • Lexis Advance (NDLS Restricted) Type: Burns Indiana Statutes Annotated > Table of Contents.
  • LexisNexis Academic (ND Restricted) Search by Subject or Topic > State Statutes and Regulations Search > Advanced Options > Statutory Code > Indiana.


Indiana Code (historical)

  • Indiana Code from Justia.com. Contains 2006, 2010-2014 versions.
  • Lexis Advance (NDLS Restricted) Type: Burns Indiana Statutes Annotated. Find the current version of the statute. The right frame of the screen has a link to archived versions of the statute (back to 1991).
  • LexisNexis Academic (ND Restricted) Source Directory: Browse > Legislation, Statutes & Codes > Filter by: United States > Indiana. Choose the year in which you are interested (back to 1991).
  • West’s Annotated Indiana Code (NDLS Restricted) State Materials > Indiana > Indiana Statutes & Court Rules. In right frame under “Tools and Resources” see Indiana Statutes Annotated-Historical (back to 1990).


Bills: Proposed Legislation (current)

  • Bills from the current Regular Session of the Indiana General Assembly.
  • Lexis Advance (NDLS Restricted) Browse > Search > Search for a source > Type: INTEXT. Contains the full text of bills pending in the Indiana state legislature.
  • WestlawNext (NDLS Restricted) State Materials > Indiana > Indiana Proposed & Enacted Legislation > Proposed Legislation (Bills). Contains the full text of all available bills (introduced, amended, and enacted versions) from the current and recently-ended sessions of the Indiana Legislature.


Bills: Proposed Legislation (historical)

  • Index of legislative bills (back to 1997) from the Indiana General Assembly.
  • Lexis Advance (NDLS Restricted) Browse > Search > Search for a source > Type: INTEXT. Contains the full text of bills pending in the Indiana state legislature. Use “Timeline” in the left frame to restrict to earlier bills (back to 1994).
  • WestlawNext (NDLS Restricted) State Materials > Indiana > Indiana Proposed & Enacted Legislation > Proposed Legislation (Bills). Contains the full text of all available bills (introduced, amended, and enacted versions) from the current and recently-ended sessions of the Indiana Legislature). In right frame under “Tools and Resources” see Indiana Historical Bills (back to 2005).


Session Laws: Enacted Legislation

  • Acts public laws from the Indiana General Assembly (back to 2000).
  • Lexis Advance (NDLS Restricted) Browse > Search > Search for a source > Type: INALS (Indiana Advance Legislative Service). Contains the full text of all laws enacted during a legislative session (back to 1989).
  • LexisNexis Academic (ND Restricted) Source Directory: Browse > Legislation, Statutes & Codes > Filter by: United States > Indiana > Advance Legislative Services > IN-Indiana Advance Legislative Service (back to 1989).
  • Westlaw (NDLS Restricted) State Materials > Indiana > Indiana Proposed & Enacted Legislation > Enacted Legislation (Session Laws). Contains acts and resolutions passed by the Indiana Legislature (back to 2009). See Indiana Historical Session Laws under “Tools and Resources” on the Indiana Proposed & Enacted Legislation webpage for session laws (back to 1988).


Other Legislative History Materials

For a detailed overview of the process of conducting legislative research in Indiana, see IU Bloomington’s Compiling State Legislative Histories with information on Indiana Legislative Documents and the IPFW Walter E. Helmke Library guide on Indiana State Government resources.