Policy briefings and submissions

PLP’s submission to the Independent Human Rights Act Review

You can now read PLP’s submission to the Independent Human Rights Act Review.…

3 Mar 2021

Policy briefings and submissions

What is the law that will apply to EU nationals at the end of the Brexit transition period?

The purpose of this summary is to describe the law applicable to EU nationals[1] residing in the UK, or who arrive in the UK, after the end of the Brexit transition period. The position is stated on the basis of the law (including domestic primary and secondary legislation as well as retained EU law) and…

22 Dec 2020

Policy briefings and submissions

PLP’s submission to the Independent Review of Administrative Law

You can now read PLP’s submission to the Independent Review of Administrative Law.…

21 Oct 2020

Policy briefings and submissions

Statement on the Independent Review of Administrative Law process

You can now read our statement on the Independent Review of Administrative Law process.…

20 Oct 2020

Policy briefings and submissions

House of Lords UK Internal Market Briefing Bill

In this briefing we highlight three key areas of concern with the Bill, as they relate to PLP’s areas of expertise: (a) The introduction of delegated powers which purport to authorise Ministers to act in contravention of domestic and international law; (b) The insufficient Parliamentary scrutiny provided by Clause 56(4); and (c) The attempt to…

19 Oct 2020

Policy briefings and submissions

Coronavirus Bills Briefing

Read our briefing on the Coronavirus Bills passing through Parliament in spring 2020.…

31 Mar 2020

Policy briefings and submissions

Impact Report 2017-2019

Read about what PLP does, how we do it, and the impact we have made in the last three years. The Impact Report 2017-2019 has the facts, figures, case studies and testimonials to give you an insight into our work, across all our five focus areas. This three year report was published on PLP’s 30th anniversary fundraising…

5 Mar 2020

Policy briefings and submissions

EU citizens’ rights in the transition period

Alexandra Sinclair

The purpose of this briefing is to describe the law applicable to EU nationals[1] residing in the UK, or who arrive in the UK, up until 31 December 2020. [1] Save where indicated otherwise, this includes nationals of EEA states and the family members of EU and EEA nationals, to the extent that they have…

10 Feb 2020

Policy briefings and submissions

Withdrawal Bill Agreement – Public Law Project Briefing

The European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill (WAB) has been ‘paused’ for now. The Bill may nevertheless resume progress through Parliament, possibly at short notice. The Public Law Project briefing on the Bill has brought to the attention of parliamentarians the unjustifiably broad delegated powers that the Bill will give to ministers. Read PLP’s briefing here.…

23 Oct 2020

Policy briefings and submissions

UK Supreme Court intervention: Public Law Project documents

These resources relate to the Public Law Project intervention in the Supreme Court case concerning the prorogation of Parliament.…

17 Sep 2019

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Policy briefings and submissions

PLP submission to the Justice Committee inquiry on the access to justice impacts of court and tribunal reforms

In January 2019, the Justice Committee launched an inquiry into the access to justice implications of the programme of reforms underway in Her Majesty’s Courts and Tribunals Service (HMCTS), including the increasing use of digital and video technology and the closures of courts and tribunal hearing centres. Below is PLP’s submission to this inquiry. PLP…

Policy briefings and submissions, Research

No deal, no appeal: A draft amendment to the Immigration and Social Security Co-ordination (EU Withdrawal) Bill:

Dr Joe Tomlinson and Byron Karemba

The Public Law Project has written a briefing for policy-makers making an argument for an amendment to be made to the Immigration and Social Security Co-ordination (EU Withdrawal) Bill currently before Parliament. This amendment will provide for a right of appeal to the First Tier Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) against decisions made under the…

14 Jan 2019