Legislative Drafting

London Corporate Training
En London (Inglaterra)

£ 2,650 - ($ 70,395)
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  • Short course
  • Intermediate
  • London (Inglaterra)
  • Duración:
    1 Week
  • Cuándo:
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• To overcome obstacles to turning policy into legislation
• To understand the process of making new laws
• To contribute to the drafting of new legislation
• To prepare instructions for professional draftsmen
• To practice legislative drafting skills

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• Senior Managers and Government personnel responsible for turning policy into legislation
• Officials who instruct Parliamentary draftsmen
• Assistants to legislators involved in creating draft legislation
• Members of parliament, senators, assembly members
Legal advisors and practitioners from both public and private sectors


Dónde se imparte y en qué fechas

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06 febrero 2017
30 mayo 2017
25 septiembre 2017
3 Shortlands, Hammersmith, London, W6 8DA, London, Inglaterra
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¿Qué aprendes en este curso?

IT Law
Law Making
Drafting Legislation
Ethical Lobbying
Draft Bill

Programa académico

Legislative Instruments under the Microscope

·Types of legislation

·Primary and secondary legislation

·Dissecting a statute

·Structure and elements of an Act of Parliament

·Assembling the machinery of an Act

·Problems with how laws work



Drafting Legislation

·Principles of drafting

·Alternative approaches

·Planning your draft

·Writing for the reader

·Using plain English

·Dos and Don’ts in drafting

·Writing instructions for the parliamentary draftsman


Interpretation and Construction of Statutes

·Identifying the purpose of a law

·The Mischief Rule

·The Golden Rule

·Judicial interpretation of legislation

·Judicial creativity and the sovereignty of parliament


Stakeholder Participation in Law Making

·The need for involvement

·Formal and informal consultation

·Consultation processes

·The draft Bill and consultation

·Ethical lobbying

·The role of the public affairs professional


Turning Policy into Practice

·Why do some laws fail to achieve their objectives?

·Effective and ineffective law making

·Education, communication and legal effectiveness

·The challenge of over-complex laws

·How to address legal effectiveness issues

·Alternatives to law making – nudge theory