Reading and Understanding Laws

Understand how to read written statutes to analyze and determine their meaning and application.

This outcome will give you the practical tools you need to read legal documents and understand legal jargon.


The learning activities for this section include:

  • Reading: How to Read a Statute
  • Reading: How to Read a Bill
  • Reading: A Guide to Reading a Legislative Measure

Take time to review and reflect on each of these activities in order to improve your performance on the assessment for this section.