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Wyoming Court Decisions

A diagram of the state court system (called a “Court Structure Chart” and including a summary of each court’s jurisdiction) is available on the web site of the National Center for State Courts.

    Additional Resources
    ¶ Wyoming Supreme Court … The Oklahoma State Court Network provides recent Wyoming Supreme Court decisions (back through about mid-1999), along with a text-search interface, and a parallel-citation service for Wyoming Supreme Court decisions going back to 1870.


Wyoming Constitution and Legislation

See also a database of statewide ballot measures maintained by the National Conference of State Legislatures.
  1. Constitution (Wyo. Const.)


    Additional Resources
    Wyoming Constitution … [Wyoming Sec. of State] — This is a PDF file.

  2. Bills

    Click the button to browse house bills or senate files for a selected legislative session. See also the Wyoming Legislature web site. NOTE:—Bills for 1995 through 1998 are linked to versions maintained at the Internet Archive.
  3. Session Laws of Wyoming (Wyo. Sess. Laws)
    The session laws are also known as “chaptered bills” in Wyoming. There is no archive of session laws; however, the bill lists linked above (1) show which bills were chaptered for each legislative session and (2) provide links to the enrolled versions, which are the bills as presented to the governor, to be signed or vetoed.

  4. Wyoming Statutes (Wyo. Stat.)
  5. Additional Resources

    NOTE—The legislature meets for not more than 40 days in odd-numbered years in general session and for approximately 20 days in even-numbered years for a budget session. The governor may call the legislature into special session.

    ¶ Subject Index to Bills — 2011201020092008200720062005200420032002200120001999


Wyoming Rules of Procedure and Practice

  1. Court Rules

    See also links to additional state court rules.
  2. Rules of Procedure
  3. Rules of Practice • Judicial Rules • Professional Ethics Decisions

    See also links to additional state court rules.


Wyoming Administrative Law Sources

See also a page of links to sources of rules, maintained by the Administrative Codes and Registers Section of the National Association of Secretaries of State.
  1. Regulations
    1. Wyoming Administrative Rules and Regulations (Wyo. Admin. R. & Regs.)


Wyoming Ordinances and Home-Rule Charters

Ordinances are local laws, commonly organized into codes, that have been enacted by municipalities — cities, towns, etc. — and counties. Charters are organic laws (similar in function to a constitution) of those local government entities for which “home rule” is authorized by state law. For local laws not found through the links given here, try the county web sites and municipality web sites at “State and Local Government on the Net” by Piper Resources, or a publisher’s web site:
  • Code Publishing Co.
  • General Code, LLC
  • Municipal Code Corp.
  • Quality Code Publishing
  • Sterling Codifiers
    1. Charters
      Note that a charter could be included in a collection of ordinances (see below) instead of being separately accessible.
    2. County Ordinances
    3. Municipal Ordinances
      Click on the button keyed to the name of the municipality. NOTE: On some web sites, selecting the state is necessary for access to the ordinances link.


    Wyoming Law-Related Periodicals

    Periodicals providing on-line articles are linked here. See also links to all Wyoming law-review web sites as well as links to web sites of all U.S.-published law reviews and periodicals.


    Other Wyoming Commentary


    Wyoming Law-Related Topical Web Sites


    Wyoming Court Information

    See also links to state court web sites, maintained by the National Center for State Courts. Additionally, the Ballotpedia.org web site presents information about courts and judges in the state, covering both state courts and federal courts, in a Wikipedia-style format.
    1. Web Sites


    Wyoming Forms

    1. Revenue Department Forms
      NOTE: Wyoming has no income tax (for either individuals or corporations) nor any tax on intangible assets.

    2. Securities Division Forms

    3. Business Entity Forms …[Paracorp, Inc. (Cal.)] — Convenient interface to view and print in-blank official state forms (in PDF files) for filing by business entities. A JavaScript-enabled browser is required.


    Other Wyoming Resources

    1. Government-Related Web Sites

      See also the Piper Resources list of sites.
    2. Additional Resources
      ¶ Vital Records — Contact Information … [Elizabeth Orsay (Ind.)]
      ¶ Workers’ Compensation — Agency Contact Information … [Robert W. McDowell / N.C. Indus. Comm’n]

    3. Wyoming State Bar
      See the National Federation of Paralegal Associations for links to websites of member organizations.

    4. Law Schools • Admission to Practice • Continuing Legal Education


    Legal Research and Assistance

    1. Law Libraries

      See also links to web sites of public law libraries and catalogs of academic law libraries, maintained by the library at Washburn University School of Law; and the LibrarySites.Info database of library web sites (“Libcat”).
    2. Bankruptcy Law and Procedures for Wyoming Residents … [Calicchia & Kinast LLP (Ohio)] — This web site, presented by a Cleveland bankruptcy law firm, covers basic information about the bankruptcy process, describes debt consolidation and credit counseling as alternatives to bankruptcy, lists the property that an individual is allowed to keep (with citations to governing provisions of Wyoming law), and gives information about the bankruptcy courts and how to contact bankruptcy attorneys in Wyoming.

    3. Low-Cost Legal Aid … See also the web site for LawHelp.org and the web site for SelfHelpSupport.org.
      1. Wyoming Legal Help for the Poor … [Am. Bar Ass’n] — Contact information for statewide and local legal-aid programs, from the ABA’s Directory of Pro Bono Programs. The ABA also provides a page of links to pro bono programs’ web sites.
      2. WomensLaw.org — Sources of Legal Help … [WomensLaw.org (N.Y.)] — Sources of legal help (not limited to legal help for women) include statewide domestic-violence resources, local domestic-violence resources listed by city or town, free or low-cost legal services, and lawyer referral services.



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