Federal and State Docket Research

This guide is created to introduce the major resources and basic strategies of conducting docket research. Please contact Alex Zhang (azhang@wlu.edu) for questions or comments.

Tracking H.R. 8235 Open Courts Act of 2020

H.R. 8235 Open Courts Act of 2020 was introduced on Sept. 14th, 2020 by Rep. Henry C. "Hank" Johnson, Jr. This bill if passed would make Pacer access free to the public within a few years. 

Track the bill at Congress.gov.

Statement for Markup of H.R. 8235 (from Congressman Hank John's Office)