Database information

This database contains the full text of the United States Code Service (USCS) as published by Matthew Bender. This database is essentially the current public laws of the United States arranged by subject. The USCS is published in 50 subject titles (numbered 1-50); each title contains many sections. Section symbols (for example, @) can be omitted from the citation.

For each citation, include:

Sample online citations

"21 USCS 343 (1996): Misbranded Food." Text from: United States Code Service. Current through 5/31/98. Available from: LexisNexis® Congressional; Accessed: 10/15/1998.

Without a section heading

The USCS title, section, and edition date provide enough information to locate the exact section being cited. Thus, the section heading can be omitted.