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Medical law & ethics: UK legislation

UK, EU & international medical law & ethics.
Subjects: Law, Medicine

Subject based collections of UK medical legislation

Halsbury’s Statutes of England and Wales (4th ed., 1985- )
Call Number: Cw UK 030 H196a4
Volumes 28, 29, 30(1), 30(2)
Medical Services, Health and Care Regulation

Holders of an Oxford SSO can access Halsbury's Statutes (as well as UK legislation generally) via LexisLibrary.

Finding UK legislation

Holders of an Oxford SSO should use a subscription database as their source for UK (or English & Welsh) legislation

Legislation.gov is free access to all BUT cannot be relied upon to provide a current, amended/consolidated, text of legislation. It is, however, a good source of pdfs of the text of an act as it was originally passed by parliament.

In print

General Public Acts and Measures
Call Number: Cw UK 10 on Level 1
This is the official printed copy of statutes produced by the Stationary Office.  These are arranged by year and are not amended.

Halsbury's Statutes
Call Number: KZ on Level 2
Multi - volume work arranged by broad subject area.  Has statutes as amended and annotated with a looseleaf updating service.

Current Law Statutes annotated
Call Number: KZ on Level 2
From 1947 onwards.  Arranged by year.  Contains statutes as originally enacted with annotations.

Halsbury's Statutory Instruments
Call Number: KZ on Level 2
Arranged by broad subject these have summaries of statutory intruments with some major instruments being reprinted in full.