Publication - Advice and guidance

Drafting Matters!: guidance

Published: 6 Dec 2018
Directorate:
Parliamentary Counsel Office
Part of:
Law and order
ISBN:
9781787814196

Guidance on the drafting of primary legislation.

171 page PDF

1.2 MB

171 page PDF

1.2 MB

Contents
Drafting Matters!: guidance
References and glossary

171 page PDF

1.2 MB

References and glossary

References

Craies on Legislation, 11th Edition, edited by Daniel Greenberg, Sweet & Maxell Limited (2017)

Criminal Law (Volumes 1 & 2), Sir Gerald H Gordon, Third Edition edited by Michael G A Christie and published by W Green (2000)

Legislation: http://www.legislation.gov.uk

Scottish Public Finance Manual: http://www.gov.scot/Topics/Government/Finance/spfm/Intro

Standing Orders of the Scottish Parliament: http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/parliamentarybusiness/17797.aspx

Glossary

ASP/asp - Act of the Scottish Parliament

ILRA - Interpretation and Legislative Reform (Scotland) Act 2010

PCO - Parliamentary Counsel Office

SI - Statutory Instrument

SPFM – Scottish Public Finance Manual

SSI - Scottish Statutory Instrument


Contact

Email: Jonathan Brown