State-by-State Grade and Ranking Chart

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Overall
Law
E-Filing
Accessibility
Usability
 
Grade
Grade
Grade
Grade
Grade
Alabama
F
47
F
47
F
39
F
42
C-
16
Alaska
C+
10
C
25
F
22
B
12
B+
3
Arizona
D+
23
C+
24
A+
1
D+
24
F
42
Arkansas
F
40
C
29
F
39
F
41
F
38
California
A-
2
A
1
B
14
A
4
B+
3
Colorado
C-
21
B-
17
F
37
B-
15
F
37
Connecticut
D
31
B-
20
D
20
D-
28
F
46
Delaware
D-
33
D
38
F
22
F
29
D
20
Florida
B+
3
B
10
A
11
A
5
B-
8
Georgia
B
4
B+
5
A
10
A-
7
C
12
Hawaii
C+
12
A-
4
D
20
A-
7
F
39
Idaho
C-
19
B-
23
F
39
C-
22
B
7
Illinois
B
5
C
29
A+
1
B+
10
A-
1
Indiana
C-
17
F
42
F
22
B+
10
B+
3
Iowa
F
38
C-
33
F
22
F
38
F
44
Kansas
F
37
D
37
F
39
F
29
D
20
Kentucky
C+
10
B
7
F
22
C+
20
C+
11
Louisiana
C+
14
B-
17
C
16
C+
18
D+
17
Maine
D+
23
C
32
F
22
B-
17
F
30
Maryland
C
16
F
41
A+
1
A-
6
D
20
Massachusetts
C+
12
D+
36
A+
1
B
14
B-
10
Michigan
B
6
C
29
A+
1
A
2
B-
9
Minnesota
D
28
B+
6
F
22
F
46
C
12
Mississippi
F
38
C-
33
F
39
F
38
D
25
Missouri
C-
17
B
10
C
16
C
21
F
40
Montana
F
43
A-
3
F
39
F
48
F
49
Nebraska
F
36
B-
17
F
39
F
36
F
32
Nevada
F
41
F
46
F
22
F
42
D
23
New Hampshire
F
42
B-
20
F
38
F
47
F
50
New Jersey
C
15
B
8
F
36
C+
18
D
23
New Mexico
F
45
F
44
F
22
F
38
F
47
New York
D
30
D
38
A+
1
C-
22
F
41
North Carolina
D+
26
B
10
C
16
F
33
F
31
North Dakota
F
44
F
50
F
39
D
25
D
25
Ohio
B-
7
C
25
A+
1
A-
7
C
12
Oklahoma
C-
19
B
13
F
22
B
12
F
42
Oregon
D
32
B
15
B
14
F
45
F
35
Pennsylvania
D
28
B
15
F
22
F
32
D
25
Rhode Island
B-
7
C
25
A+
1
A
2
D+
18
South Carolina
F
49
C-
35
F
39
F
50
F
48
South Dakota
F
48
F
49
F
39
F
42
C
12
Tennessee
D
27
D-
40
F
35
D-
26
B
6
Texas
C+
9
B-
20
A-
12
B-
15
D+
18
Utah
F
35
F
43
F
22
D-
27
D
25
Vermont
F
45
F
45
F
39
F
33
F
35
Virginia
D+
22
B
8
C
16
F
31
D-
29
Washington
A
1
A-
2
A+
1
A+
1
A-
1
West Virginia
F
34
C
25
F
22
F
37
F
32
Wisconsin
D+
25
B
13
A-
12
F
33
F
32
Wyoming
F
50
F
48
F
39
F
49
F
45

Note: In case of a tie, states are listed in alphabetical order.

 

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