Research guides

Restatement of Property

Finding Drafts

Drafts to the Restatements may be available in a number of places, including on HeinOnline, Westlaw, and in print or on microfiche. See below for more details.

Member Databases

HeinOnline's American Law Institute Library has the most comprehensive collection of drafts for the Restatements of the Law. Members must be logged in to jenkinslaw.org to access this database. HeinOnline is also available in the library.

Restatement, Third, Property: Mortgages (1990-present)

        • Once in HeinOnline, select American Law Institute Library > Restatements & Principles of the Law > Property > Restatement, Third, Property: Mortgages
        • Drafts are located below the Case Citations. Includes Preliminary, Council, and Tentative Drafts.

Restatement, Third, Property: Servitudes (1989-present)

        • Once in HeinOnline, select American Law Institute Library > Restatements & Principles of the Law > Property > Restatement, Third, Property: Servitudes
        • Drafts are located below the Case Citations. Includes Preliminary, Council, and Tentative Drafts .

Restatement, Third, Property: Wills and Other Donative Transfers (1991-present)

        • Once in HeinOnline, select American Law Institute Library > Restatements & Principles of the Law > Property > Restatement, Third, Property: Wills and Other Donative Transfers
        • Drafts are located below the Case Citations. Includes Preliminary, Council, and Tentative Drafts.

Restatement, Second, Property - Donative Transfers (1976-present)

        • Once in HeinOnline, select American Law Institute Library > Restatements & Principles of the Law > Property > Restatement, Second, Property-Donative Transfers
        • Drafts are located below the Case Citations. Includes Preliminary, Council, and Tentative Drafts.

Restatement, Second, Property - Landlord and Tenant (1969-present)

        • Once in HeinOnline, select American Law Institute Library > Restatements & Principles of the Law > Property > Restatement, Second, Property-Landlord Tenant
        • Drafts are located below the Case Citations. Includes Preliminary, Council, and Tentative Drafts.

Restatement of the Law, Property (1925-present)

        • Once in HeinOnline, select American Law Institute Library > Restatements & Principles of the Law > Property > Restatement of the Law, Property
        • Drafts are located below the Appendix volume. Includes Preliminary, Council, Tentative, and Proposed Final Drafts.

Onsite Westlaw

Restatement of the Law - Property Archive, available on the library's Westlaw computers, includes select drafts for the Restatements of the Law - Property.

        • Once in Westlaw, from the the All Content tab, select Secondary Sources > Restatements & Principles of the Law > Restatement of the Law - Property > Restatement of the Law - Property Archive, under "Tools & Resources" (on the right)
        • Archive includes the superseded Tentative Drafts of Restatement (Third) of Property: Mortgages, Restatement (Third) of Property-Security: Mortgages, Restatement (Third) of Property: Servitudes, Restatement (Third) of Property: Wills and Other Donative Transfers, and Restatement (Second) of Property: Donative Transfers.

Print

Jenkins has select drafts in print and on microfiche in the library. Search the Jenkins' catalog for Restatement* Draft* Property for a full list of available drafts.