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Guide to UK primary legislation

The British Library has a comprehensive collection of official publications from the United Kingdom, including primary legislation.

Primary legislation consists of laws enacted by lawful law­making authorities, principally by the Westminster Parliament.

The guide includes details on:

  • Acts of Parliament
  • Citation
  • Sources of Acts of Parliament
  • Electronic versions of material
  • Locations of the publications in the British Library

Further information

Social Sciences Reference Service
The British Library
96 Euston Road
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)20 7412 7894
Fax: +44 (0)20 7412 7761

E-mail: Ask the Social Sciences Reference Team

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