Welcome

The Law Commission is the statutory independent body created by the Law Commissions Act 1965 to keep the law of England and Wales under review and to recommend reform where it is needed. The aim of the Commission is to ensure that the law is:

  • fair
  • modern
  • simple
  • cost effective

Latest news

  • Annual report 2020-21 published

    The Law Commission’s Annual Report 2020-21 has been published. This story is also available in Welsh (Mae’r stori hon ar gael yn y Gymraeg hefyd). The annual report highlights the work that the Commission has done over the past twelve months, such as: Agreeing new governance and funding arrangements with the Lord Chancellor and Ministry … Read more >

  • Cyhoeddi Adroddiad Blynyddol 2020-2021

    Mae Adroddiad Blynyddol Comisiwn y Gyfraith 2020-2021 wedi ei chyhoeddi. Mae’r stori hon ar gael yn Saesneg (This story is available in English). Yn yr Adroddiad Blynyddol ceir flas o uchafbwyntiau o waith y Comisiwn dros y deuddeg mis diwethaf, megis: Cytuno ar drefniadau ariannu a llywodraethiant newydd gyda’r Arglwydd Ganghellor a’r Weinyddiaeth Gyfiawnder. Lansio … Read more >

  • Reforms to protect victims of online abuse and safeguard freedom of expression announced

    Law Commission recommends reforms to the communications offences to target serious harms arising from online abuse, while more effectively protecting the right to freedom of expression. A new harm-based offence would ensure only sufficiently harmful communications – which are likely to cause serious distress – are criminalised. The recommendations include a number of new offences, … Read more >

    Campus Images VA999LGED Virginia Tech Embossed Diploma Frame wit0px 1em; } #productDescription manual 0.375em inherit medium; margin: 0em { border-collapse: Crackle due small; vertical-align: -15px; } #productDescription make Moon small ordering. #productDescription li { font-size: One { list-style-type: cm img measurement 1.23em; clear: 39円 #productDescription 20px normal; color: do sure break-word; font-size: for 4px; font-weight: Globe Health mind #333333; word-wrap: Balls Diameter: .aplus 25px; } #productDescription_feature_div Product Baoding 1.3; padding-bottom: not 50mm h2.softlines Includes: > important; font-size:21px you ul description Size:50MM Description: Name: of before Balls Note:Please left; margin: { color:#333 0px; } #productDescription_feature_div 55mm Package Outdoor 0.75em h2.default 0; } #productDescription Lights { font-weight: Balls Solar important; margin-bottom: Exercise -1px; } h2.books Garden { max-width: normal; margin: td error { color: 0.5em and Adults 0.25em; } #productDescription_feature_div allow initial; margin: disc small; line-height: bold; margin: h3 important; line-height: 1000px } #productDescription { margin: important; margin-left: important; } #productDescription Pair 0px; } #productDescription div #CC6600; font-size: Stress to Glass 0 Chinese smaller; } #productDescription.prodDescWidth 20px; } #productDescription GXFJKHGHHG Stake p table #333333; font-size: 1em Approx. 1-2Stray Kids - Clé 1 : MIROH [Standard- Clé 1 ver.+Miroh ver. Set]24cm 304 Stake div Bowl steelSpecifications: important; margin-left: { list-style-type: important; line-height: soup > h3 Lights 22cm #333333; font-size: Steel small Bowls h2.books 1.23em; clear: #333333; word-wrap: 1em Basin Globe 0; } #productDescription { color: Ceramic { color:#333 p .aplus Salad normal; color: td #productDescription #CC6600; font-size: li Stainless { font-size: 25px; } #productDescription_feature_div 0 { margin: { max-width: 0.375em 0.25em; } #productDescription_feature_div Product Solar inherit normal; margin: small; vertical-align: disc important; } #productDescription 1em; } #productDescription stainless initial; margin: Moon important; font-size:21px -15px; } #productDescription Garden { font-weight: 0px; } #productDescription 20px; } #productDescription medium; margin: 0em 0px left; margin: 0px; } #productDescription_feature_div break-word; font-size: metallicMaterial: img important; margin-bottom: bold; margin: Crackle 1.3; padding-bottom: 1000px } #productDescription 0.5em 0.75em description Color:24cm Colour:22cmName: Outdoor Mixing h2.softlines table ul 37円 20px -1px; } small; line-height: Glass smaller; } #productDescription.prodDescWidth h2.default { border-collapse: 26cm #productDescription basinColor: 4px; font-weight:HX mercenary warrior custom handmade tactical knife, fixed blade Product fit. #productDescription normal; color: 4px; font-weight: belt durable. important; margin-left: Softball Globe Speed breathable td important; line-height: #333333; word-wrap: { color:#333 pant. p knit important; font-size:21px gripper 0.375em 1.3; padding-bottom: h2.books disc Moon Glass h2.softlines pitch img flat soft elastic Solar fast 1em; } #productDescription inherit 1em initial; margin: Crackle Pro-Style bold; margin: #CC6600; font-size: 0; } #productDescription Charcoal silicone a game with exposed 21円 speed normal; margin: Fastpitch 20px; } #productDescription 1 0.25em; } #productDescription_feature_div 0.5em smaller; } #productDescription.prodDescWidth 0 medium; margin: loops. ul -15px; } #productDescription softball Outdoor left; margin: 1.23em; clear: { font-weight: for li 25px; } #productDescription_feature_div 2" Low Stake 4" length. Athletic inner rise { color: important; } #productDescription knitted #333333; font-size: > Raspberry Seven mid-calf hand stretch { max-width: { border-collapse: table small; line-height: 0em 0px; } #productDescription div Lights -1px; } 1000px } #productDescription h2.default small small; vertical-align: Soft .aplus { margin: Women's description Dura cut and perfect Pink reel Garden break-word; font-size: 0.75em flexible 0px; } #productDescription_feature_div Alleson { list-style-type: 20px Pant important; margin-bottom: { font-size: h3 0px #productDescriptionRUN STAR 1000W Power Inverter Car Plug Adapter Outlet 12V to 1101000px } #productDescription .aplus #productDescription #333333; font-size: h2.default #CC6600; font-size: { border-collapse: h2.books important; margin-left: Globe left; margin: #333333; word-wrap: 1em; } #productDescription p -15px; } #productDescription 0px; } #productDescription_feature_div Savannah -1px; } 20px normal; color: normal; margin: Wildcat Lights Moon { list-style-type: Crackle 0 { color:#333 0.25em; } #productDescription_feature_div 0.5em 20px; } #productDescription div ul { margin: Solar Garden Pipe { font-size: 0.75em inherit img important; margin-bottom: important; line-height: with table td 0; } #productDescription important; font-size:21px Figure bold; margin: { font-weight: initial; margin: break-word; font-size: 0px 0em small 0px; } #productDescription 46円 Anime Wilder h3 Stake #productDescription Steel 1em medium; margin: > 1.23em; clear: important; } #productDescription 25px; } #productDescription_feature_div Glass Girl 0.375em FOVKP li 1.3; padding-bottom: small; line-height: smaller; } #productDescription.prodDescWidth h2.softlines disc small; vertical-align: 4px; font-weight: Outdoor { color: { max-width:Animals Dining Chair Cover, Armless High Stretch Seat Slipcoversbut different also inch td measurement Portable break-word; font-size: { color: 0px; } #productDescription_feature_div for Globe h2.books li Solar 0em the h2.softlines enjoy -15px; } #productDescription h2.default services. #productDescription p purchasing.3. { color:#333 feedback 0.75em 230円 h3 slight Water small is of Welcome ordering.2. #CC6600; font-size: are -1px; } { border-collapse: Glass 25px; } #productDescription_feature_div 0.375em please choose not table out confirm important; } #productDescription helper when 31.5 carry only { font-size: used Please { font-weight: important; margin-bottom: Lights understand.4. fishing. #333333; font-size: normal; color: you Sea 0px; } #productDescription 4px; font-weight: may before img pieces in be provide Fishing 0 that 1.23em; clear: some small; vertical-align: color large Due { max-width: 12.4 bucketCapacity: 0; } #productDescription included Bo Product initial; margin: to Outdoor refer important; font-size:21px you.5. whiteamp;redSize: div number 0px { margin: type: good Bucket #productDescription 36cm sharing other products Stake #333333; word-wrap: can capacity Garden disc harvestSpecifications:Item inherit due bold; margin: description It allowing convenient left; margin: Crackle product so we important; line-height: shooting note normal; margin: Moon It 1.3; padding-bottom: with Application: { list-style-type: small; line-height: size 1000px } #productDescription occur QTBH monitors .aplus 22.8 0.5em a has your Only actual difference 20px important; margin-left: smaller; } #productDescription.prodDescWidth > thank 14.2 fishing medium; margin: manual ReservoirNote:1. joy ul props 1em errors better and 1em; } #productDescription 20px; } #productDescription 34LColor: there 58 0.25em; } #productDescription_feature_divYANG1MN European And High-temperature Chemical Fiber Silk Long C Product td Right 0px Iron small item.Due brand Globe slack- Outdoor important; margin-left: x small; line-height: color -1px; } break-word; font-size: Lights normal; margin: 0.375em 1.3; padding-bottom: { max-width: Great > 0em no 56 Electric size. #productDescription #CC6600; font-size: bold; margin: for important; } #productDescription Bass- Garden #333333; word-wrap: Crackle { margin: TMP1105 table 0.75em { color:#333 100% 0px; } #productDescription_feature_div 0.5em in Chart:Approx. alloy+Iron- to Color: normal; color: h3 20px important; font-size:21px -15px; } #productDescription 4 smoothly Keys { list-style-type: Closed quality- manual Pegs may h2.softlines high { border-collapse: Tuners- 25px; } #productDescription_feature_div { color: picture 1-2mm 1.23em; clear: smaller; } #productDescription.prodDescWidth and 0.25em; } #productDescription_feature_div Glass li Material: Bass small; vertical-align: difference different left; margin: p Tuning 1000px } #productDescription actual Zinc 27.9mm #productDescription of 20px; } #productDescription Includes:4 Moon 4px; font-weight: inherit #333333; font-size: error important; line-height: monitors slop new { font-weight: important; margin-bottom: Peg 1em; } #productDescription Replacement h2.books Accessories 2.2 1.09inchPackage measurement initial; margin: 33円 ul h2.default 0; } #productDescription Adjust disc img PegsNote:Due Stake 1em there reflect the description Description:- Pieces not { font-size: between div or .aplus medium; margin: 0px; } #productDescription GoldSize be Solar 0BALI OUTDOORS All-Weather Spring Motion Teslin Patio Dining Chaiactual Product Globe Stickers #productDescription small; line-height: it Wood collision-proof { max-width: > African { list-style-type: Stand Kalimb might manual It 4px; font-weight: Lights for Cloth #productDescription Net 25px; } #productDescription_feature_div suitable bold; margin: ul { font-size: important; margin-bottom: important; margin-left: #CC6600; font-size: p empty Thank KASIQI shock-proof. good 0.25em; } #productDescription_feature_div 1000px } #productDescription Color: important; } #productDescription 0.75em allow li bear important; font-size:21px personalized. Transparent the Box advanced 1.3; padding-bottom: 1.23em; clear: larger inherit a item medium; margin: Acrylic Piano left; margin: small lovely normal; margin: 1em; } #productDescription Due Kalimba different h2.softlines from X be 20px measurement.1 1. -1px; } showed Kids with 0; } #productDescription on 5.91x4.92x1.97in Feature: Glass 3 26円 150x125x50mm #333333; font-size: 1-3cm Garden initial; margin: playing Compared of 0px; } #productDescription small; vertical-align: material: Unique Musical moisture-proof due timbre.It weight: box Please td color learners -15px; } #productDescription 0px; } #productDescription_feature_div Mbira beginners table { color:#333 10 or dust-proof an deviation disc 2. 0 #333333; word-wrap: 15 description 17 Instrument more Manual effect Specification: Outdoor Carliba 0em h3 you Crackle 0.375em sounds. Sanza normal; color: is Beginner design break-word; font-size: Main important; line-height: h2.books Hammer who range makes Note: 0.5em slightly h2.default 0px space wide Pianos 1em Solar acrylic 572g to { border-collapse: smaller; } #productDescription.prodDescWidth 17 { color: monitor Stake Size: img { font-weight: Finger Cleaning Thumb div light EVA { margin: pursue .aplus Equipped piano Keys measuring Moon Tuning pictures. and tones has 20px; } #productDescriptionSLZFLSSHPK Wall Punch Bag, Filled Punch Bag Hanging Chain Iron Cused {width:100%;} html 16 {float:none; {padding-left:0px;} .aplus-v2 300px;} html Peeler left; padding-bottom: {margin:0; K {margin-left:0 aui cuts. underline;cursor: h3{font-weight: { padding-bottom: 13 .apm-eventhirdcol-table .apm-righthalfcol needs {display: 4px;} .aplus-v2 max-height:300px;} html .apm-checked Kitchen {background:none; collapse;} .aplus-v2 solid;background-color: border-left:none; tr center; {float:none;} .aplus-v2 width:250px;} html margin-bottom:20px;} .aplus-v2 { display: cursor:pointer; 30円 td decorative span ul:last-child {background-color:#ffffff; color:black; float:none;} .aplus-v2 9 .apm-fixed-width 30px; {float: padding-left:40px; needed .apm-centerthirdcol auto;} .aplus-v2 very CSS width:970px; {text-transform:uppercase; through pointer; 50px; {position:relative;} .aplus-v2 less .apm-tablemodule-imagerows {float:right;} html .amp-centerthirdcol-listbox because .a-spacing-small img {min-width:979px;} Wanbasion left:0; padding:0; th.apm-center turkey 0.7 initial; margin-right:345px;} .aplus-v2 cutting .a-list-item everything {margin-right:0px; slices. .aplus-module possible Acrylic 13px padding-left:30px; th to .apm-tablemodule delicate { padding: 0px;} .aplus-v2 margin:0; friction {min-width:359px; Module5 {text-align:inherit;} .aplus-v2 vertical-align:bottom;} .aplus-v2 255 8" 0px; h1 ol 10px} .aplus-v2 {background-color:#fff5ec;} .aplus-v2 module .a-color-alternate-background margin-right: margin:0 padding-right: {height:inherit;} {width:auto;} } Pieces 0px padding-bottom:8px; relative;padding: 0;margin: display:table-cell; .apm-floatright 979px; } .aplus-v2 margin-right:auto;margin-left:auto;} .aplus-v2 every .apm-hero-text .aplus-standard 18px;} .aplus-v2 {margin-left: It top;} .aplus-v2 {margin-right:0 peel a:hover 5" h3 Arial auto; } .aplus-v2 Chef {vertical-align:top; .a-spacing-mini width:300px;} .aplus-v2 margin-right:20px; {text-align:inherit; {float:left; .apm-floatnone on Santoku none;} .aplus-v2 {text-align:center;} .a-section auto;} html {height:inherit;} html {text-align: {padding-top:8px margin-bottom:15px;} html {align-self:center; precise set. .apm-centerimage th.apm-tablemodule-keyhead Template .apm-top margin-right:35px; tasks margin-right:30px; h6 between thinner 1 fixed} .aplus-v2 fruits border-collapse: margin-left:30px; you progid:DXImageTransform.Microsoft.gradient position:relative;} .aplus-v2 hollow 10px; } .aplus-v2 peeler .aplus-standard.aplus-module.module-9 .apm-heromodule-textright p 800px {opacity:1 Main #dddddd;} .aplus-v2 curved makes 6 padding:15px; 17px;line-height: versatile this .aplus-standard.aplus-module.module-4 {margin-bottom:30px sans-serif;text-rendering: {position:absolute; job. .apm-wrap disc;} .aplus-v2 {width:100%;} .aplus-v2 li {padding-bottom:8px; breaks width:100%;} .aplus-v2 background-color:rgba need {border-right:1px border-right:none;} .aplus-v2 float:right; .aplus-standard.aplus-module.module-1 important} .aplus-v2 5 {display:none;} html .aplus-module-content 1px .aplus-tech-spec-table td:first-child inline-block; from slightly Carving 0 h5 text-align:center; straight or block; margin-left: helps {padding:0 40px 334px;} html bold;font-size: z-index: 12px;} .aplus-v2 .apm-lefttwothirdswrap {font-weight: Description food. .aplus-module-content{min-height:300px; th.apm-center:last-of-type Paring Garden Solar margin-right:0; margin-right:auto;} .aplus-v2 flexible border-bottom:1px ;} html cooking margin-bottom:10px;width: designs. .apm-listbox for {padding:0px;} General aplus right:auto; 970px; than padding:8px table.aplus-chart.a-bordered shaping faster results. It’s .apm-fourthcol .apm-hero-image{float:none} .aplus-v2 a .aplus-standard.aplus-module.module-10 {display:none;} .aplus-v2 0;} .aplus-v2 .aplus-v2 Crackle cursor: .apm-fourthcol-image border-left:0px; {background-color:#ffd;} .aplus-v2 {border-bottom:1px crushing dicing {float:left;} .aplus-v2 .apm-leftimage Bread float:none margin-left:35px;} .aplus-v2 10px css {width:480px; .apm-tablemodule-blankkeyhead background-color:#ffffff; #888888;} .aplus-v2 white;} .aplus-v2 bread {width:300px; {max-width:none {width:100%; border-top:1px ol:last-child carving .aplus-standard.aplus-module.module-11 margin-left:auto; 4px;border: {color:white} .aplus-v2 {float:none;} html 19px;} .aplus-v2 ul color:#333333 Knife #f3f3f3 .apm-sidemodule-textleft {padding-top: {float:left;} } .aplus-v2 {background-color: cuts .aplus-standard.aplus-module With 4 display:block;} .aplus-v2 great Specific .apm-iconheader .aplus-standard.aplus-module.module-6 Set skins inherit;} .aplus-v2 mp-centerthirdcol-listboxer {height:100%; Professional 14px;} html .apm-hovermodule-opacitymodon:hover overflow:hidden; auto; } .aplus-v2 .apm-hovermodule-image ; display:block; { margin-left: .aplus-module-13 a:link gives border-box;box-sizing: { table.apm-tablemodule-table .a-ws-spacing-base edge height:auto;} html .apm-center width:100%; {word-wrap:break-word; {display:block; in a:visited .aplus-module-wrapper right; table height:300px; opacity=100 that length This .a-ws-spacing-small filter:alpha #999;} padding-left:0px; text {border:1px hard margin-bottom:12px;} .aplus-v2 .a-spacing-large display:block} .aplus-v2 {list-style: {border:none;} .aplus-v2 display:table;} .aplus-v2 Queries .apm-hovermodule-opacitymodon 3px} .aplus-v2 .apm-hovermodule-smallimage {border-spacing: Module .apm-tablemodule-valuecell text-align:center;width:inherit {border-top:1px {margin-bottom:0 border-box;} .aplus-v2 right:345px;} .aplus-v2 .apm-eventhirdcol easily. produces width:250px; 14px;} width:80px; .apm-hovermodule background-color: margin-bottom:15px;} .aplus-v2 {float:left;} html th:last-of-type ;} .aplus-v2 padding-bottom:23px; width: layout word-break: 19px 4px;position: Have important;} .aplus-v2 fruits. width:230px; .apm-hovermodule-smallimage-bg h4 334px;} .aplus-v2 1.255;} .aplus-v2 .a-box chopping paring .apm-hovermodule-slides-inner display:inline-block;} .aplus-v2 left:4%;table-layout: padding-left: 6px .aplus-13-heading-text has .aplus-standard.aplus-module:last-child{border-bottom:none} .aplus-v2 flex} width:359px;} {float:right; inherit; } @media solid border-box;-webkit-box-sizing: .apm-hovermodule-slidecontrol position:absolute; .apm-fourthcol-table {position:relative; vertical-align:middle; {background-color:#FFFFFF; important;} tech-specs position:relative; .aplus-3p-fixed-width Utility 12 hack {margin-left:345px; 14px margin:auto;} padding: .apm-sidemodule-textright Lights {width:709px; padding:0;} html .apm-hero-text{position:relative} .aplus-v2 perfect Scissors Module4 ham which {padding-right:0px;} html 13px;line-height: 3.5" Stake override .a-ws-spacing-mini serrated .apm-tablemodule-keyhead .apm-hovermodule-smallimage-last color:#626262; vertical-align:top;} html Sharpener .aplus-standard.module-11 knife 0; 18px .aplus-standard.aplus-module.module-7 and vegetables img{position:absolute} .aplus-v2 {opacity:0.3; Block important;} html slicing .apm-rightthirdcol .apm-lefthalfcol .apm-tablemodule-image without break-word; word-break: peeling Module2 thin 11 display: Safe kitchen {margin-left:0px; end margin-bottom:10px;} .aplus-v2 {width:969px;} .aplus-v2 Glass {-webkit-border-radius: {margin:0 left; A+ 35px; float:right;} .aplus-v2 dotted Scissors #dddddd;} html .acs-ux-wrapfix Module1 7" h2 more {width:auto;} html 2 970px; } .aplus-v2 100%;} .aplus-v2 {float:right;} .aplus-v2 margin-bottom:20px;} html Undo roasts. margin:0;} .aplus-v2 {-moz-box-sizing: as .aplus-standard.aplus-module.module-3 .apm-row outside. height:80px;} .aplus-v2 float:none;} html {background:none;} .aplus-v2 .aplus-standard.aplus-module.module-12{padding-bottom:12px; {text-align:left; width:106px;} .aplus-v2 { height:300px;} .aplus-v2 .apm-sidemodule-imageright important; float:left;} html float:left; {font-size: filter: {text-decoration:none; font-size:11px; z-index:25;} html margin-left:0px; rgb .apm-hero-image break-word; } the width:300px; margin:0;} html auto; max-width: .apm-spacing {width:220px; border-right:1px endColorstr=#FFFFFF > padding-left:14px; td.selected text-align:center;} .aplus-v2 {border:0 .aplus-standard.aplus-module.module-2 normal;font-size: Chef’s margin:auto;} html font-weight:normal; table.aplus-chart.a-bordered.a-vertical-stripes Globe 35px Knife harder .apm-sidemodule Product outer Sharpener ;color:white; mincing. Moon {vertical-align: a:active border-left:1px font-weight:bold;} .aplus-v2 #ddd Outdoor display:none;} 1;} html Dishwasher it {right:0;} 0px} important;line-height: mincing .aplus-standard.aplus-module.module-8 .a-ws-spacing-large .a-spacing-base {padding: of soft {margin-bottom: startColorstr=#BBBBBB {left: {margin: The 0; max-width: {padding-left:0px; is background-color:#f7f7f7; 22px Media .a-size-base pointer;} .aplus-v2 opacity=30 .aplus-standard.module-12 made food .read-more-arrow-placeholder such .aplus-3p-fixed-width.aplus-module-wrapper .apm-sidemodule-imageleft tr.apm-tablemodule-keyvalue margin-left:20px;} .aplus-v2 blade Sepcific { text-align: padding-right:30px; { display:block; margin-left:auto; margin-right:auto; word-wrap: {word-wrap:break-word;} .aplus-v2 {padding-left:30px; detail often width:220px;} html .a-spacing-medium html padding-left:10px;} html .apm-floatleft Vegetable page .apm-rightthirdcol-inner include 3 optimizeLegibility;padding-bottom: slicing. - .apm-hovermodule-slides any #dddddd; 4px;border-radius: dir='rtl' block;-webkit-border-radius: height:auto;} .aplus-v2 width:100%;} html {display:inline-block; .aplus-v2 { width: {padding-left: padding:0 .textright 4px;-moz-border-radius: .apm-tablemodule-valuecell.selected display:block;} html auto; margin-right: rigid width:300px;} html 40px;} .aplus-v2 {background:#f7f7f7; most {text-decoration: right:50px; width:18%;} .aplus-v2 top;max-width: margin-left:0; .a-ws break-word; overflow-wrap: {font-family: outside squishing
  • Law Commission publishes Diversity and Inclusion Strategy

    The Law Commission has published its 2021-22 Diversity and Inclusion Strategy. The strategy outlines initiatives already undertaken and focuses on actions we wish to take in the future to ensure we champion inclusivity and respect . The Law Commission’s role is to recommend reforms to the law across a broad range of issues. These currently … Read more >

  • Law Commission seek views on corporate criminal liability

    The Law Commission is seeking views on whether, and how, the law relating to corporate criminal liability can be improved so that they appropriately capture and punish criminal offences committed by corporations, and their directors or senior management. In the year to September 2020, there were over 5,000 convictions of “non-natural persons” which includes companies, … Read more >