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Legislative methods and forms

Legislative methods and forms

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD4230

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Courtenay Ilbert
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; London ; New York : Henry Frowde, London : Sold by Stevens & Sons, Limited Oxford : Printed at the Clarendon Press by Horace Hart, M.A., printer to the University 1901
  • Material: Document, Internet resource
  • Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
  • Series title: The Making of the Modern Law
  • Permalink: (Stable identifier)

Additional Format

Print version: Ilbert, Courtenay, 1841-1924. Legislative methods and forms. Oxford: Clarendon Press ; London ; New York: H. Frowde, 1901 (DLC) 01004109 (OCoLC)5852671

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1 online resource (XXXI, 372 pages) : forms

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Useful for students learning an area of law, Legislative methods and forms is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Horace Hart, M.A.
  • Responsable Person: by Sir Courtenay Ilbert, K.C.S.I., C.I.E., Parliamentary Counsel to the Treasury; sometime member of the Council of the Governor-General of India; author of 'The government of India'.
  • Publication Date: 1901
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 24 editions
  • First edition Date: 1900
  • Last edition Date: 1901
  • General Notes: Reprinted in part from the Journal of the Society of Comparative Legislation, the Quarterly Review and the Encyclopaedia of English law.
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD4230
  • OCLC: 60734782

Main Contents

Common law and statute law
The English statute book
Subordinate legislation
Stages in the improvement of the English statute law
Preparation of acts
Passage of bills through Parliament
Consolidation of statutes
Indian and colonial legislation
Parliament as a legislative machine
Form and arrangement of statutes
Statutory forms.

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