Law Commissioner

Law Commissioner

a member of a LAW COMMISSION.
Collins Dictionary of Law © W.J. Stewart, 2006
References in classic literature ?
I can imagine the glee of our Poor Law Commissioners at the notion of these seats having arms and backs; but small spines being of older date than their occupation of the Board-room at Somerset House, I thought even this provision very merciful and kind.
Professor David Ormerod QC, criminal law commissioner at the Law Commission, said: "Behaviours such as taking, making and sharing intimate images without consent, or co-ordinated online harassment, causes distress and can ruin lives.
Nicholas Paines QC, Law Commissioner for public law, said: "As the rules have become longer, more detailed and more specific, they've also become more complicated and harder to follow for applicants.
Head of the Cypriot delegation Law Commissioner Leda Koursoumba presented developments in Cyprus and pointed out that, due to the 1974 Turkish invasion and occupation of Cyprus' northern third, the authorities of the Republic of Cyprus are prevented from exercising effective control and safeguarding women's rights in the northern Turkish occupied areas.
Law Commissioner Professor David Ormerod QC said: "People want and expect clarity and transparency when the courts sentence offenders, but judges face an increasingly difficult task when doing so.
Between 1997 and 2003, he was a part time Law Commissioner at the Scottish Law Commission.
The law commissioner for public law in England and Wales, Nicholas Paines QC, said: "We have recommended that the existing legislation be swept away and replaced with a coherent legal framework, within which each regulator should be driven by the single objective of public protection.
Nicholas Paines QC, Law Commissioner with Responsibility for Public Law, Law Commission
Professor Elizabeth Cooke, Law Commissioner for property, family and trust law, said that a bill would give existing prenup agreements a more solid legal standing.
Nicholas Paines QC, the Law Commissioner leading on the project, said: "Invasive non-native species are a threat to biodiversity.
Law Commissioner, Professor David Ormerod QC said that reforming the law would bring consistency and will bring legislation to all victims who are targeted because of their disability, gender identity, race, religion or sexual orientation.