Legislation / Legal (Archive)

IPCC:  Response to comments by Police Federation concerning Draft Post Incident Procedure guidelines

HMIC:  Hampshire police custody – generally positive – (HMIC:  HMIC raises warning flag as forces strive to cope with increased demand)

New transparency measures for Taser use announced by Home Secretary - (Home Office:  Minister for Policing & the Fire Service visits the Police Rehabilitation Centre)

MoJ:  New discount rate for personal injury claims announced ~ MoJ:  Justice update

HMT:  Reforms to put financial stability at the heart of the UK’s regulatory system complete – (HMT:  Ministers in latest dialogue with financial services firms)

ScotGov:  Electronic monitoring to cut reoffending

Ofcom concludes review of Royal Mail regulation

NAO:  Investigation into the Parole Board

Children’s Commissioner responds to reports about decriminalising viewing of indecent images of children

BEIS:  Trade Union Act measures come into force to protect people from undemocratic industrial action

PC&PE:  BHS: Chair welcomes out-of-court settlement

ScotGov:  Policing 2026 – (ScotGov:  New law to protect children)

Lord McNally's response to the Youth Justice Reform announcement

DCMS:  Government to extend Public Lending Right scheme to e-book authors

EHRC:  High court rules young asylum seekers must be housed properly

Unite’s new ‘strategic case unit’ set to defend landmark trade union law appeal

RoSPA:  New drivers will lose their licence after using their mobile phone just once

CMA consults on Mastercard/VocaLink undertakings – (CMA alleges anti-competitive agreements for hydrocortisone tablets)

FRC: Investigation in respect of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP’s audit of Redcentric plc – (FRC responds to Climate-related Financial Disclosures Task Force Report Consultation ~ FRC: Scope to improve quality control practices at audit firms)

FCA proposes reforms to the availability of information in the UK equity IPO process – (FCA:  Inside the mind of a scammer - FCA reveals the tactics investment fraudsters use to deceive over 55s ~ FCA finalise plans to place a deadline on PPI complaints)

National Crime Agency:  International operation nets huge Atlantic cocaine haul

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