Law Centre's Parliamentary & Social Policy (PSP) Unit undertakes
the drafting of legislation within the Parliaments of the United
Kingdom and Scotland and can provide legal advice on a wide range of
social policy issues.
undertake drafting of private member bills, 10 minute rule bills,
amendments to Scottish and UK Government legislation, so long as
proposed law reform is designed to alleviate poverty, tackle social
or some other form of human disadvantage or discrimination, or
promote democracy and community participation in the UK political process.
service is provided on a not for profit, cost only, basis for
charities, voluntary organisations and trade unions, subject to
resources. We may also be able to assist individual MPs and
MSPs in bill projects which fall within the strategic policy
objectives of the Govan Law Centre Trust.
PSP Unit is managed by Mike Dailly, Principal Solicitor, with support
from GLC solicitors. We have assisted with the following
law reform projects:
PSP Unit is currently assisting with the following projects:
& Administrative Charges Bill - Mohammad Sarwar MP
Factors (Scotland) Bill - Patricia Ferguson MSP
Sustainable Home Ownership Partnership (SHOP) - Mike is
legal advisor to the SHOP, a UK social policy initiative from York
University's Centre for Housing Policy, funded by the Joseph Rowntree
Foundation and supported by an Advisory Group in London with members
from the CML, HM Treasury, DWP, UK banks, the insurance industry and others.
further information or to discuss the possibility of engaging our PSP
Unit contact Mike Dailly on (t) 0141 440 2503, e-mail [email protected]
or write to GLC, 47 Burleigh Street, Govan, Glasgow, G51 3LB.