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Legislation.gov.uk

legislation.gov.uk

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Stay up to date with newly enacted legislation for the UK, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland as it is published to this site using our free subscription feeds, or by browsing new legislation by publication date. All Bills currently before the UK Parliament are listed on the UK Parliament website in the Parliamentary Business, Bills & Legislation section. They are published on this site once they receive Royal Assent.

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Legislation.gov.uk carries most (but not all) types of legislation and their accompanying explanatory documents. You can read about what legislation we publish, how we apply amendments, what legislation we update, where you can obtain copies of legislation we don’t hold and how legislation works. To find an item of legislation you can browse by legislation type and category or use our advanced search to explore by title or keyword in text.

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