Tuesday, 21 October 2014, 6pm

A Colloquium on the Use of Hybrid Bills in Parliament for Major Infrastructure Projects
Chair: Lord Justice Sales
Speakers: David Elvin QC,
Liam Laurence Smyth, 
Simon Ricketts, Angus Walker
To view the presentations click here


Monday, 10 November 2014, 6pm

The Annual Lord Renton Lecture to be given by Sir Christopher Greenwood CMG QC
“Drafting and Interpretation – Reflections of an International Lawyer”
To be held at IALS, London
Email StatuteLaw@aol.com to reserve your place


Statute Law:
Making Legislation  
with link to video series
on iTunes-U click here

The Statute Law Society was founded in 1968 and has members throughout Britain, Europe and the Commonwealth. The Society is a charitable body which aims to educate the legal profession and the public about the legislative process, with a view to encouraging improvements in statute law.

The current President of the Society is Lord Dyson, former Justice of the Supreme Court and currently Master of the Rolls, the head of the civil judiciary in England and Wales. Lord Justice Sales is the Chairman of the Council.  For details of other members of the Council click here.

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