Legislation Search Form

ValueDescription
Title

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Example: competition act

YearEnter Royal Assent Date of UK Acts or Measures or Made Date of Statutory Instrument.
Act
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SI
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Series number

Enter the Chapter of the Act, the Series Number of a Statutory Instrument or the Church of England Measure Number that you are searching for.

Example: 1131

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Provision

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Example: 18

Part or schedule

Enter the part or schedule of the legislation that you are searching for.

Example: schedule 2

Search terms

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Search tips
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Sources

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To access the UK Legislation Status Snapshots which provide you with commencement, amendment and status information in the one place, select UK Legislation Status Snapshots from the drop-down list. Alternatively, you will have the option to access this key source from within any UK Parliament Act via the Find out more box.

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