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2009 Session Laws

Session Laws of North Dakota are published after each regular and special legislative session and contain the laws enacted during that session.  The Session Laws also contain veto messages of the Governor, measures submitted to the electorate since the last session, and resolutions.

Chapter Categories

The Chapter Categories is the online version of the Session Laws derived from the printed version of the Session Laws.

Every bill is placed within a category that reflects the general subject matter of that bill. Within a category, bills generally are arranged in ascending order by Century Code section number, and then a Session Laws chapter number is assigned. Thus, Session Laws chapter numbers do not have any relationship to date of enactment.

Selecting the appropriate category will lead you to the bills that are compiled under that category for purposes of publication of the Session Laws.

Index to Bills and Resolutions

The Index to Bills and Resolutions is a tabular listing of bills and resolutions, in ascending numerical order, with a cross-reference to the Session Laws chapter number of the bill or resolution.

Century Code Sections Affected

The Century Code Sections Affected is a tabular listing, in ascending Century Code number order, of all Century Code provisions amended, created, or repealed, with a cross-reference to the Session Laws chapter number of the bill affecting that provision.

Century Code Sections Affected by Bill

The Century Code Sections Affected by Bill is a tabular listing, in ascending bill number order, of all Century Code provisions amended, created, or repealed, with a cross-reference to the Session Laws chapter number of the bill affecting that provision.

General Index

The General Index is an index by subject matter of all chapters of the Session Laws. Note that the Session Laws contain matter in addition to bills and resolutions enacted or approved by the Legislative Assembly. Chapter numbers also are assigned to veto messages, initiated measures, referred measures, and constitutional measures.