Bakersfield City & California Materials

Bakersfield City Home Page
Information about each City Department.

California State Home Page
Links to State Agencies, California County web sites, and more.

California Code of Regulations
Searchable database of California Regulations.

California Legislature
Bills and Legislative History. Goes back to the 1993-94 session. Background information on the legislature.

California Supreme Court & Appellate Court Opinions
California Case law 1934-Present. Allows for retrieval by citation, search by party, docket number, judges name, attorney name, and keyword.

California Codes Searchable
Database of California Codes. A table of sections affected. Access to state statutes.

California Courts – Judicial Council
Links to California Courts, Judicial Council Forms, Rules of Court, guides explaining the California Court System, reports on issues dealt within the legal system and recent decisions of the California Supreme Court and the California Court of Appeals. Judicial Council Forms are now being offered online in other languages for domestic violence as they are being translated.

California Judicial Council Self-Help Center
Offers information on legal issues such as Family Law, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Law, Guardianships, Small Claims, Landlord-Tenant, and more. Also, information on the court system, how to prepare your case, and how to file your papers can be found.

California Bar Association
Rules, regulations, MCLE credit, member search by name or bar number are only a few of the services offered.

California Department of Social Services
This website includes forms and publications specific to this department, along with each counties CalWorks plan, plus much more.

California Secretary of State
Information on business entities, California corporations, limited partnerships, and limited liability companies. This site provides Secretary of State file number, date of filing, agent for process of service, and status information. Voter and campaign finance information can also be found here.

California Council of County Law Libraries
Lists all public county law libraries for California.

San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District
Current rules & regulations along with proposed amendments.