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Academic Integrity - Referencing, Citation & Avoiding Plagiarism: Parliamentary and legal material

This guide explains what referencing and citation is and how to use the APA, Chicago, Harvard, MLA and Vancouver Styles. It includes a short interactive tutorial on each style.

Parliamentary and legal material

Reference: Government of Country. Title (Year) Place of Publication: Publisher.

Example: Government of Ireland. Human Rights Commission Act. (2000) Dublin: Stationery Office.


  • (Country. Title of Legislation Year)


  • Legislation outlawing any barriers to education (Ireland. Human Rights Commission Act 2000)....


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