Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
UMass Amherst Libraries

Law and Legal Studies

Regulations

While statutes are promulgated by the legislative branch of government, regulations are issued by the executive branch, and have the force of law.