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For information or a demo of Commerce Business Daily (CBD) on the net, contact (800) 998-4515 or Hal P. Kingsley (hal@counterpoint.com). Service via gopher, WAIS, NNTP, or FTP is $350/year for schools or $700/year commercial. Other services (including CD ROM) are the Federal Register, Code of Federal Regulations, and (soon) state regulations. Counterpoint Publishing. [online, 1/21/94.]

Commerce Business Daily is available free on the CNS gopher, gopher cscns.com. info@cscns.com. [Klaus Dimmler (klaus @cscns.com), net-hap, 1/30/94.]

The California Legislature has implemented free access to almost all public information about statutes and legislation in process. Send a "connect leginfo.public.ca.gov help quit" message to ftpmail@leginfo.public.ca.gov, or replace the "help" line with "get README_WELCOME cd pub get README_FIRST". [Jim Warren (jwarren@well.sf.ca.us), 1/22/94. Chris Matheus.] For gopher access, try gopher.ucsc.edu 70 (The Community/ Guide to Government) or telnet to infoslug.ucsc.edu and log in as infoslug. [Steve Watkins (watkins@scilibx.ucsc.edu), GO4LIB-L, 1/26/94. net-hap.] Another gopher server is gopher://svpal.org:70/1/1 /Government/California Legislature, or you can FTP files from leginfo.public.ca.gov. Value-added services are being planned. [Ray Kiddy (ray@svpal.bitnet), 1/23/94. Jim Warren, 1/31/94.]

(To join Jim Warren's political-information activists, write to jwarren@well.sf.ca.us. They are now working on campaign financial disclosures and on legislative access in Texas. Warren also writes monthly columns for MicroTimes and for Boardwatch magazine. His 12/93 Boardwatch column was full of good advice, such as finding a senior majority-party Ways and Means or Budget committee member with a staffer who will champion your cause.)