Research NCCUSL's UELMA In HeinOnline

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Here in the legal world, we love our acronyms.

The Uniform Electronic Legal Material Act (UELMA) was approved by the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws (NCCUSL) in July 2011. Uniform law commissioners are appointed by their states to draft and promote enactment of uniform laws designed to solve problems common to all states.

UELMA was inspired by a 2007 American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) summit in which an AALL report found that "a significant number of the state online legal resources are official but none are authenticated or afford ready authentication by standard methods." The Act's purpose is to ensure that official online legal material has the same level of trustworthiness provided by traditional print law books…

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National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws (NCCUSL) is Now Available!

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HeinOnline is pleased to offer a new a-la-carte library, the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws (NCCUSL)! With the NCCUSL collection you can access and search the full text of all Model Acts drafted, recommended or endorsed by the Conference. The source of more than 250 uniform acts, the NCCUSL has drafted and proposed acts in subject areas such as commercial law, real estate, alternate dispute resolution, domestic relations law, and more.

The NCCUSL in HeinOnline contains the following titles:

  • National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws – Archive Publications
  • Handbook of the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws and Proceedings of the Annual Conference Meeting…

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