PLP's Resources Library is an online database holding PLP's guides, conference papers, published research and reports, recorded presentations, policy responses, and many other items. You can search the items by clicking a category or a tag on the left, or using the search function. Please note the content from conferences, such as papers and audio, are provided for public law practitioners. Public law is a very fast-moving area and some of the information will be out of date or overtaken by events. PLP accept no responsibility for the contents of these items.
Resources tagged with "Public Law"
This paper focuses on preparation for and representation at the Social Security and Child Support First Tier Tribunal.
This paper provides a brief introduction to the history and structure of tribunals in England and Wales and consideration of practical questions, such as: How are tribunals different from higher courts? What features are shared and what features differ, in practice? Where tribunals fit in the context of other public law remedies, and what public law issues apply across tribunal chambers?
This paper provides a summary overview of the exceptional funding scheme under the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012.
April 11 2013 | Conference papers
The Government of Wales Act 2006 represents a landmark in Welsh history: formally separating the executive from the legislature in Wales, and providing a host of new powers for Welsh ministers and now, since the 2011 referendum, bringing broad primary legislative power to Wales for the first time in over 500 years.
April 8 2013 | Conference papers
This paper takes a practical look at the procedures for consenting new infrastructure in Wales, through the Planning Act 2008 and the Hybrid Bill procedure, and consider the potential areas for challenge (including consultation, strategic environmental assessment and habitats issues) for those opposed to such infrastructure. Through recent case studies, the paper examines the tactics and procedure for such challenges.