Standing Committee on the Law Library of Congress

The Standing Committee serves as the Association’s connection to and voice of the legal profession concerning the continued development and effective operation of the Law Library of Congress.

The history of the movement, the legacy of post 1920 efforts to expand voting rights, & the obstacles of disenfranchisement & voter suppression today.

Upcoming Events

Learn more about events hosted by the Standing Committee on the Law Library of Congress including programs at the ABA Annual and Midyear meetings, ABA Day and more.

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Resources

The Standing Committee highlights the resources of the Law Library of Congress and offers links to key government web sites.

Magna Carta: Enduring Legacy, 1215-2015

Visit our archival materials from the ABA Standing Committee on the Law Library of Congress and the Law Library of Congress' traveling exhibit that raised awareness about Magna Carta and celebrated its enduring legacy. The traveling exhibit was an integral part of the world-wide observations of the 1215 sealing of Magna Carta.

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