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  • Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Act 2011
  • Flood and Water Management Act 2010

    Be it enacted by the Queen’s most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:— Part 1 Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management 1. Key concepts and definitions 1“Flood” and “coastal erosion” (1)“Flood” incl...

  • Energy Act 2010

    An Act to make provision relating to the demonstration, assessment and use of carbon capture and storage technology; to make provision about reports on decarbonisation of electricity generation and development and use of carbon capture and storage technology; to make provision for requiring benefits to be provided by holders of gas or electricity s...

  • Equality Act 2010

    An Act to make provision to require Ministers of the Crown and others when making strategic decisions about the exercise of their functions to have regard to the desirability of reducing socio-economic inequalities; to reform and harmonise equality law and restate the greater part of the enactments relating to discrimination and harassment related

  • Crime and Security Act 2010

    An Act to make provision about police powers of stop and search; about the taking, retention, destruction and use of evidential material; for the protection of victims of domestic violence; about injunctions in respect of gang-related violence; about anti-social behaviour orders; about the private security industry; about possession and use of elec...

  • Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies and Credit Unions Act 2010

    An Act to make provision for societies to be registered as co-operative or community benefit societies and to re-name the Industrial and Provident Societies Acts; to apply to registered societies the provisions relating to directors disqualification and to make provision for the application of certain other enactments relating to companies; to conf...

  • Driving Instruction (Suspension and Exemption Powers) Act 2009

    An Act to provide for the suspension in certain circumstances of registration and licences relating to the provision of driving instruction; to make provision about exemptions from prohibitions concerning registration (including provision about suspension); to make provision about compensation in connection with suspension; and for connected purpos...

  • Welfare Reform Act 2009

    An Act to amend the law relating to social security; to make provision enabling disabled people to be given greater control over the way in which certain public services are provided for them; to amend the law relating to child support; to make provision about the registration of births; and for connected purposes. [12 th November 2009] Be it enact...

  • Coroners and Justice Act 2009

    An Act to amend the law relating to coroners, to investigation of deaths and to certification and registration of deaths; to amend the criminal law; to make provision about criminal justice and about dealing with offenders; to make provision about the Commissioner for Victims and Witnesses; to make provision relating to the security of court and ot...

  • Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Act 2009

    An Act to make provision about apprenticeships, education, training and children’s services; to amend the Employment Rights Act 1996; to establish the Young People’s Learning Agency for England, the office of Chief Executive of Skills Funding, the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation and the School Support Staff Negotiating Body and...

  • Holocaust (Return of Cultural Objects) Act 2009

    Be it enacted by the Queen’s most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:— 1 Bodies to which this Act applies This Act applies to the following bodies— The Board of Trustees of the Armouries, The Britis...

  • Local Democracy, Economic Development and Construction Act 2009

    An Act to make provision for the purposes of promoting public involvement in relation to local authorities and other public authorities; to make provision about bodies representing the interests of tenants; to make provision about local freedoms and honorary titles; to make provision about the procedures of local authorities, their powers relating

  • Education and Skills Act 2008

    Be it enacted by the Queen’s most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:— Part 1 Duty to participate in education or training: England Chapter 1 Young persons Duty to participate in education or traini...

  • Local Transport Act 2008

    An Act to make further provision in relation to local transport authorities, the provision and regulation of road transport services and the subsidising of passenger transport services; to amend sections 74 , 75 and 79 of the Transport Act 1985; to make provision for or in relation to committees which represent the interests of users of public tran...

  • Planning Act 2008
  • Energy Act 2008

    An Act to make provision relating to gas importation and storage; to make provision in relation to electricity generated from renewable sources; to make provision relating to electricity transmission; to make provision about payments to small-scale generators of low-carbon electricity; to make provision about the decommissioning of energy installat...

  • Pensions Act 2008

    Be it enacted by the Queen’s most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:— Part 1 Pension scheme membership for jobholders Chapter 1 Employers' duties Jobholders 1 Jobholders (1) For the purposes of thi...

  • Climate Change Act 2008

    An Act to set a target for the year 2050 for the reduction of targeted greenhouse gas emissions; to provide for a system of carbon budgeting; to establish a Committee on Climate Change; to confer powers to establish trading schemes for the purpose of limiting greenhouse gas emissions or encouraging activities that reduce such emissions or remove gr...

  • Children and Young Persons Act 2008

    An Act to make provision about the delivery of local authority social work services for children and young persons; to amend Parts 2 and 3 of the Children Act 1989; to make further provision about the functions of local authorities and others in relation to children and young persons; to make provision about the enforcement of care standards in rel...

  • Health and Social Care Act 2008

    An Act to establish and make provision in connection with a Care Quality Commission; to make provision about health care (including provision about the National Health Service) and about social care; to make provision about reviews and investigations under the Mental Health Act 1983; to establish and make provision in connection with an Office of t...

  • National Insurance Contributions Act 2008

    Be it enacted by the Queen’s most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:— 1 Amount to be specified as upper earnings limit: Great Britain (1) In section 5 of the Social Security Contributions and Benef...

  • Child Maintenance and Other Payments Act 2008

    An Act to establish the Child Maintenance and Enforcement Commission; to amend the law relating to child support; to make provision about lump sum payments to or in respect of persons with diffuse mesothelioma; and for connected purposes. [5 th June 2008] Be it enacted by the Queen’s most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the...

  • Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007

    An Act to make provision with respect to local government and the functions and procedures of local authorities and certain other authorities; to make provision with respect to persons with functions of inspection and audit in relation to local government; to establish the Valuation Tribunal for England; to make provision in connection with local i...

  • Further Education and Training Act 2007

    An Act to make provision about the Learning and Skills Council for England; to make provision about institutions within the further education sector; to make provision with respect to industrial training levies; to make provision about the formation of, and investment in, companies and charitable incorporated organisations by higher education corpo...

  • Pensions Act 2007

    An Act to make provision about pensions and other benefits payable to persons in connection with bereavement or by reference to pensionable age; to make provision about the establishment and functions of the Personal Accounts Delivery Authority; and for connected purposes. [26 th July 2007] Be it enacted by the Queen’s most Excellent Majesty, by an...

  • Consumers, Estate Agents and Redress Act 2007

    An Act to make provision for the establishment of the National Consumer Council and its functions; to make provision for the abolition of other consumer bodies; to make provision about the handling of consumer complaints by certain providers; to make provision requiring certain providers to be members of redress schemes in respect of consumer compl...

  • Welfare Reform Act 2007

    Be it enacted by the Queen’s most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:— Part 1 Employment and support allowance Entitlement 1 Employment and support allowance (1) An allowance, to be known as an empl...

  • Animal Welfare Act 2006

    Be it enacted by the Queen’s most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:— Introductory 1 Animals to which the Act applies (1) In this Act, except subsections (4) and (5) , “animal” means a vertebrate o...

  • Road Safety Act 2006

    Be it enacted by the Queen’s most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:— Payments for road safety 1 Road safety grants For section 40 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 (c. 52) (power to subsidise promotion...

  • Civil Aviation Act 2006

    Be it enacted by the Queen’s most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:— Noise, vibration and emissions 1 Aerodrome charges: noise and emissions For section 38 of the Civil Aviation Act 1982 (c. 16) s...

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