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Family Law: Legislation

Subjects: Law

Legislation in Print

Halsbury's Statutes and SI

KZ 2 -KZ 3

Multi - volume work arranged by broad subject area.  Has statutes as amended and annotated with a looseleaf updating service. Has summaries of statutory instruments with some major instruments being reprinted in full.

Current Law Statutes annotated

KZ 5
From 1947 onwards.  Arranged by year.  Contains statutes as originally enacted with annotations.

Legislation: E-resources

Holders of an Oxford SSO are reminded that they should use one of the subscription databases for legislation queries.

For English/UK legislation either Lexis Library or Westlaw UK

If you just want to look at the original text of a piece of English/UK legislation ( in other words as it was first enacted by parliament) then the Legislation.gov.uk website supplies these free. It cannot be relied upon to be always up to date with any subsequent developments such as amendments, partial repeals.

Parliamentary Debates