JISC Legal's Useful Links to Statutes Page

Data Protection

Data Protection Act 1998
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1998/29/contents
Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 (No. 2426)
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2003/2426/contents/made
Electronic Commerce (EC Directive) Regulations 2002 (No. 2013)
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2002/2013/contents/made
EU Data Protection Directive 1995
N/A

Intellectual Property Rights

Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1988/48/contents
Electronic Commerce (EC Directive) Regulations 2002 (No. 2013)
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2002/2013/contents/made
Copyright and Rights In Database Regulations 1997 (No. 3032)
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/1997/3032/contents/made
Copyright and Related Rights Regulations 2003 (No. 2498)
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2003/2498/contents/made
Copyright (Visually Impaired Persons) Act 2002
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2002/33/contents
The Copyright (Educational Establishments) Order 2005
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2005/223/made
Digital Economy Act 2010
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2010/24/contents

Human Rights

Human Rights Act 1998
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1998/42/contents
European Convention on Human Rights 1950
N/A
Disability Discrimination Act 1995
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1995/50/contents
Anti-Terrorism, Crime and Security Act 2001
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2001/24/contents
Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act (RIPA) 2000
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2000/23/contents
Equality Act 2006
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2006/3/contents
Equality Act 2010
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2010/15/contents

Freedom of Information

Freedom of Information Act 2000
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2000/36/contents
Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/asp/2002/13/contents
Data Protection Act 1998
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1998/29/contents
Environmental Information Regulations 2004
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2004/3391/contents/made
Environmental Information (Scotland) Regulations 2004
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ssi/2004/520/contents/made

Disability Discrimination

Equality Act 2010
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2010/15/contents
(replacing:  Disability Discrimination Act 1995, http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1995/50/contents)
DDA 1995 (Amendment) (Further and Higher Education) Regulations 2006
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2006/1721/contents/made
Special Educational Needs and Disability Act (SENDA) 2001
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2001/10/contents

e-Security

Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000 (RIPA)
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2000/23/contents
Telecommunications (Lawful Business Practice) (Interception of Communications) Regulations 2000
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2000/2699/contents/made
Terrorism Act 2006
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2006/11/contents

Cybercrime

Computer Misuse Act 1990
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1990/18/contents
Obscene Publications Act 1959
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/Eliz2/7-8/66/contents
Protection of Children Act 1978
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1978/37/contents
Criminal Justice Act 1988
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1988/33/contents
Sexual Offences Act 2003
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2003/42/contents
Malicious Communications Act 1988
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1988/27/contents
Protection from Harassment Act 1997
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1997/40/contents
Police and Justice Act 2006
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2006/48/contents
Communications Act 2003
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2003/21/contents 

ISP liability

Defamation Act 1996
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1996/31/contents

 

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