Law Commission(redirected from Common Law Commission)
Law Commissiona body established by the Law Commissions Act 1965 to examine the law with a view to its systematic development and reform, including the codification of law, the elimination of anomalies, the repeal of obsolete and unnecessary enactments, and the modernization of the law. Such bodies can be found in many legal systems. See also SCOTTISH LAW COMMISSION.
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