Statutory Instrument of the Welsh Assembly [from Electronic source using OSCOLA]
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As a footnote:
Title of Statutory Instrument Year, SI number Section if required.
In the case of Statutory Instruments from the Welsh Assembly, the word Wales is normally included in brackets in the short title unless the Act is obviously a local one. Abbreviations of sections of statutory instruments are only to be used in footnotes. When referring to a section of an SI in the text, pinpoint references should be written in full, e.g.
The application of rule 2 of the Town and Country Planning (Amendment of Appeals Procedures) (Wales) Rules 2007/2285, in particular sub-section 2(a), has shown that ...
Regulation 4 of the Control of School Premises (Wales) Regulations 2008/136 states that ...
1 Control of School Premises (Wales) Regulations, 2008/136 reg 4.
2 The St Clears-Pembroke Dock Trunk Road (A477) (Sageston-Redberth Bypass) Order, 2000/1172.
3 Town and Country Planning (Amendment of Appeals Procedures) (Wales) Rules, 2007/2285 r 2.
List statutory instruments in alphabetical order under the heading Legislation and subdivide Legislation into Statutes and Statutory Instruments as appropriate.
No full stop is required at the end of an entry in a Reference List as this is a list.
- Reference: Faculty of Law, University of Oxford, OSCOLA: Oxford Standard for the Citation of Legal Authorities (4th edn Oxford University 2010) 25.