Laws by Subject

This section is designed to provide access to Massachusetts legal information by subject. Start here when you want to learn about the law on a particular topic, or when you are looking for a specific law but don't know its citation. 

Massachusetts Law About ...

Includes over 150 Massachusetts law-related sites grouped by subject area from A-Z. We search the web for everything on a topic, so you don't have to. The easiest way to find state law on your topic.

Massachusetts Laws by Popular Name

We developed this table as an aid in finding selective Massachusetts laws and regulations by their commonly known names. This is the place to go to find laws by names that won't appear in the index, like Bottle Bill, Jessica's Law and the like.

Massachusetts Legal Forms

"Legal forms" are forms that are not filed in court, such as forms for taxes, sales, powers of attorney, health care proxies and the like. For court forms, see Court Forms. This area links to sites which provide Massachusetts or Federal legal forms for no charge. Look here for legal forms on any legal topic.

Guide to Sources for Legal News

Links to sources that provide legal news for no charge. Go here for news about the law.


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