With effect from the first Public General Act of 1988, the full text of all new Public General Acts is available via this website. All Public General Acts appear as originally passed by the UK Parliament.
With effect from the first Local Act of 1991, the full text of all new Local Acts is available via this website. All Local Acts appear as originally passed by the UK Parliament.
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