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MHRA referencing guide (Full): Acts of Parliament

Am y fersiwn Gymraeg gweler Cyfeirnodi Yn Ôl Dull MHRA (Canllaw llawn)

Official Publications

  Footnotes Bibliography
In print

(first mention)

Welsh Government, Public Good and a Prosperous Wales: Building a Reformed PCET System, WG31891 (Cardiff: Welsh Assembly Government, 2017) pp. 24- 25.

(subsequent mentions)

WG31891, p. 58.

Welsh Government, Public Good and a

Prosperous Wales: Building a Reformed PCET System (Cardiff: Welsh Assembly Government, 2017) 

Online Welsh Government, Public Good and a Prosperous Wales: Building a Reformed PCET System, WG31891 (Cardiff: Welsh Assembly Government, 2017) <https://gov.wales/consultations>  [accessed 23 August 2017] (pp. 24-25).

Welsh Government, Public Good and a

Prosperous Wales: Building a Reformed PCET System, WG31891 <https://gov.wales/consultations> (Cardiff: Welsh Assembly Government, 2017) [accessed 23 August 2017] 

Checklist
  • Name of Corporate Author followed by a comma.
  • Paper Number (if available)

If consulted online:

  • In angle brackets, URL address.
  • In square brackets, word ’accessed’ followed by Date Accessed in a dd Month yyyy format.
  • In round brackets, Paragraph/Page Number. Follow the brackets with a full stop.
 

Please note:

If the Report has both a Personal and a Corporate Author both need to be included:

Welsh Government, Culture and Poverty:  Harnessing the power of the arts, culture and heritage to promote social justice in Wales. A report with recommendations by Baroness Kay Andrews OBE for the Welsh Government, WG20361 (Cardiff:  Welsh Assembly Government, 2014) pp.  9-11.

An Act of Parliament

  Footnotes Bibliography
In print

(first mention)

Representation of the People Act (8 Geo 5, c.64) (London: HMSO) pp. 3-4

(subsequent mentions)

Representation of the People Act 1981, p.5.

Representation of the People Act (8 Geo 5,

c.64) (London: HMSO)

Online Representation of the People Act (8 Geo 5, c.64) [Online] <http://iiif.collectionsbase.org.uk/GB61/GB61> [accessed 14 May 2018] (pp. 3-4)

Representation of the People Act (8 Geo 5,

c.64) [Online] <http://iiif.collectionsbase.org.uk/GB61/GB61> [accessed 14 May 2018]

Checklist
  • Title of Act and year
  • Chapter number of the Act; abbreviated to 'c.'
  • For Acts published before 1963, also Year of reign of the monarch at the time the Act was introduced, the monarch's name which can be abbreviated.

If consulted online:

  • In angle bracket, URL address
  • In square brackets, word 'accessed' followed by Date Accessed in a dd Month yyyy format.
  • In round brackets, Section/Paragraph/Page Number. Follow the bracket with a full stop.