Defamation Act 1996

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The Defamation Act 1996[1]
Long title An Act to amend the law of defamation and to amend the law of limitation with respect to actions for defamation or malicious falsehood.
Chapter 1996 c 31
Dates
Royal Assent 4 July 1996
Status:
Text of statute as originally enacted
Revised text of statute as amended

The Defamation Act 1996 (c 31) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

Section 14 - Reports of court proceedings absolutely privileged[edit]

See Absolute privilege in English law

Section 19 - Commencement[edit]

The following orders have been made under this section:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The citation of this Act by this short title is authorised by section 20(1) of this Act.

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