Concerns over clarity of UK environment law
Devolution and the implementation of EU legislation are contributing to a lack of coherence in UK environmental legislation, according to the UK Environmental Law Association (UKLEA).In releasing the initial findings of research into the quality of the UK’s environment laws, the UKLEA and King’s College London reveal a series of concerns over the effectiveness and cohesion of legi
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