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The Social Security Act and related statutes
The Social Security Act is codified (as amended) in Title 42, Ch. 7 of the United States Code. Rutgers Law faculty and students may access annotated versions of the statute via Westlaw or Lexis in addition to consulting the sources listed below.
Social Security Administration Regulations
Social Security Regulations are found in Title 20 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Ch. III. Rutgers Law faculty and students may access the CFR via Westlaw or Lexis; the resources listed below also provide free access.
Code of Federal Regulations (Print)
The official version of the CFR published by the federal government; updated four times annually in print.
Code of Federal Regulations (FDSys)
A free version of the official CFR, updated four times annually online. Includes archival versions dating back to 1996.
A currently-updated version of the CFR, compiled from CFR materials and Federal Register amendments, published by the Government Printing Office.