Category: UK Public General Acts

Crime and Courts Act 2013

United Kingdom

An Act to establish, and make provision about, the National Crime Agency; to abolish the Serious Organised Crime Agency and the National Policing Improvement Agency; to make provision about the judiciary and the structure, administration, proceedings and powers of courts and tribunals; to make provision about deferred prosecution agreements; to make provision about border control; to make provision about drugs and driving; and for connected purposes.

Courts Act 2003

United Kingdom

Courts Act 2003- UK Legislation 2003 CHAPTER 39 An Act to make provision about the courts and their procedure and practice; about judges and magistrates; about fines and the enforcement processes of […]

Modern Slavery Act 2015

United Kingdom

An Act to make provision about slavery, servitude and forced or compulsory labour and about human trafficking, including provision for the protection of victims; to make provision for an Independent Anti-slavery Commissioner; and for connected purposes.

Criminal Procedure and Investigations Act 1996 (section 23(1)) Code of Practice-UK

United Kingdom

This code of practice applies in respect of criminal investigations conducted by police officers which begin on or after the day on which this code comes into effect. Persons other than police officers who are charged with the duty of conducting an investigation as defined in the Act are to have regard to the relevant provisions of the code, and should take these into account in applying their own operating procedures.

The Witnesses Act 1806

That a Witness cannot by Law refuse to answer a Question relevant to the Matter in Issue, the answering of which has no Tendency to accuse himself or to expose him to Penalty or Forfeiture, of any Nature whatsoever, by Reason only, or on the sole Ground, that the answering of such Question

Malaysia Act 1963

United Kingdom

UK legislation Malaysia Act 1963 [31st July 1963] CHAPTER 35 ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS Section Malaysia. Consequential modifications of British Nationality Acts. Operation of existing law. Power to make consequential provisions. Judicial arrangements. […]

Hotel Proprietors Act 1956

United Kingdom

In this Act, the expression “hotel” means an establishment held out by the proprietor as offering food, drink and, if so required, sleeping accommodation, without special contract, to any traveller presenting himself who appears able and willing to pay a reasonable sum for the services and facilities provided and who is in a fit state to be received.

Singapore Act 1966

United Kingdom

UK Legislation [9th August 1966] ELIZABETH II 1966 CHAPTER 29 An Act to make provision in connection with the establishment of Singapore as an independent sovereign state within the Commonwealth. Be it […]

Legal Services Act 2007 [UK]

An Act to make provision for the establishment of the Legal Services Board and in respect of its functions; to make provision for, and in connection with, the regulation of persons who carry on certain legal activities; to make provision for the establishment of the Office for Legal Complaints and for a scheme to consider and determine legal complaints; to make provision about claims management services and about immigration advice and immigration services; to make provision in respect of legal representation provided free of charge; to make provision about the application of the Legal Profession and Legal Aid (Scotland) Act 2007; to make provision about the Scottish legal services ombudsman; and for connected purposes.

Law of Property Act 1925[UK]

UK LEGISLATION INDEX Introductory Text Part I General Principles as to Legal Estates, Equitable Interests and Powers 1. Legal estates and equitable interests. 2. Conveyances overreaching certain equitable interests and powers. 3. […]