Offences against the Person and General Principles
Main project: Legislating the Criminal Code
Current project status
The current status of this project is: Complete.
List of project stages:
- Analysis of responses
- Initiation: Could include discussing scope and terms of reference with lead Government Department
- Pre-consultation: Could include approaching interest groups and specialists, producing scoping and issues papers, finalising terms of project
- Consultation: Likely to include consultation events and paper, making provisional proposals for comment
- Policy development: Will include analysis of consultation responses. Could include further issues papers and consultation on draft Bill
- Reported: Usually recommendations for law reform but can be advice to government, scoping report or other recommendations
Our recommendations were implemented in the Domestic Violence Crime and Victims Act 2004 (c28)
This project formed part of our wider project on Legislating the Criminal Code.
Area of law