Legislation / Legal (Archive)

IPCC appeals for witnesses to fatal RTI in Leeds – (IPCC outlines investigation involving former MPS Commissioner Lord Stevens ~ IPCC:  Update on investigation involving MPS Commander and others following Mark Ellison QC review ~ Police officer charged with misconduct in public office)

HMIC:  Cleveland police custody – generally positive – (HMIC:  Report calls for improvement of police & CPS charging decisions)

10 DS:  Government publishes EU Referendum Bill ~ European Union Referendum Bill ~ CBI:  Five reasons for staying in a reformed EU

ScotGov:  Scotland Bill sells Scotland short ~ Law Society of Scotland welcomes introduction of Scotland Bill

ScotGov:  John Swinney comments on voting age – (ScotGov:  International summit on female offending ~ ScotGov:  Inquiry into Historical Abuse of Children in Care)

FCA publishes terms of reference for its investment & corporate banking market study – (The FCA has published Decision Notices in respect of 3 former members of Keydata’s senior management)

CLG:  Boost for Londoners as red tape slashed on short term lets

CMA sets out provisional concerns over lubricants merger – (CMA gains power to make written recommendations on proposals for legislation ~ CMA to look in detail at Greene King proposed undertakings ~ CMA consults on updated guidance for ‘sunset clauses’ ~ CMA consults on GTCR proposed undertaking ~ CMA statement on RBS / Williams & Glyn divestment proposals)

TfL:  Record low crime rate on transport network

NCA:  Husband & wife fraudsters told to pay up or face jail

Defra:  New protection for horses as fly-grazing act comes into force

Secure Government Data storage: The importance of protecting the device and not just the network