Legislation / Legal (Archive)

IPCC concludes Istiak Yusuf death in custody investigation – (IPCC:  Letter from Dame Anne Owers to the Home Secretary responding to Dame Shelia Drew Smith's review)

MoJ:  Youth announcement – (MoJ:  Four local areas win funding to help more women turn away from crime ~ MoJ:  Changes to criminal legal aid contracting

AGO:  Child sex offender sent to prison after suspended sentence is overturned

ICO:  Your reputation is at risk if you don’t keep data safe, ICO warns – (ICO launches new data protection self-assessment tool for SMEs ~ 10 years of Data Protection Day – 10 years of ICO annual reports ~ ICO:  ‘Room for improvement in sales & lettings agents’ data handling’ says ICO report)

Home Office:  UK takes further action to prevent forced labour ~ TUC:  Landmark agreement outlawing modern slavery – (HO:  Legislation to allow Police & Crime Commissioners to take responsibility for their local fire service ~ HO:  Landmark law to tackle psychoactive substances passed )

Groceries Code Adjudicator:  Tesco breached Code)

DfE:  New law will end 'outdated snobbery' towards apprenticeships

CMA publishes final cement price announcement order – (CMA publishes issues statement in pharmacy merger ~ CMA:  Statements of objections issued to fridge and bathroom suppliers)

FCA and PRA investigations into HBOS senior managers

LGA update on Housing and Planning Bill

NCA:  Man live-streamed child sex abuse from the Philippines – (NCA:  UK live-stream offender visited Philippines to abuse children)

ScotGov:  Options to thwart UK TU bill considered – (ScotGov:  National Park byelaws ~ ScotGov:  Common Land to be reviewed ~ ScotGov:  Modernising the law on domestic & sexual abuse ~ ScotGov:  ‘Additional homes supplement’ legislation ~ ScotGov:  Modernising inheritance law ~ Succession (Scotland) Bill)

WAG:  “Vote down flawed, damaging and divisive Bill” urges Minister

Insolvency Service:  Directors’ misconduct was ‘no accident’

YJB:  9% fewer children entering the youth justice system than a year ago

techUK:  Economist Leader Misrepresents Industry Concerns about IP Bill

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