American Bar Association (ABA) House of Delegates Supports Uniform Electronic Legal Material Act (UELMA)

The American Bar Association (ABA) House of Delegates has approved a resolution — Resolution 102B — in support of the Uniform Electronic Legal Material Act (UELMA) of the Uniform Law Commission (ULC) of the National Conference of Commissioners of Uniform State Laws as to the authentication and preservation of laws, court decisions and other legal materials that are published online.

See:

ABA Supports Uniform Law for Online Publication of Court Decisions and Laws

Cross-posted on Law Library Blog.

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2 thoughts on “American Bar Association (ABA) House of Delegates Supports Uniform Electronic Legal Material Act (UELMA)

  1. See also:

    Beyond The Shelves: Pushing for UELMA in California
    Judy JanesContactAll Articles
    The Recorder
    February 10, 2012

    Law librarians are urging state representatives to enact the Uniform Electronic Legal Material Act, which requires government publishers of primary legal materials in electronic format to authenticate, preserve and provide permanent access to these resources. The act was drafted and approved by the Uniform Law Commission in July 2011.

    http://www.law.com/jsp/ca/PubArticleCA.jsp?id=1202541868726&Beyond_The_Shelves_Pushing_for_UELMA_in_California

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