Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007

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The Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007[1]
Long title An Act to establish and make provision about the Statistics Board; to make provision about offices and office-holders under the Registration Service Act 1953; and for connected purposes.
Citation 2007 c 18
Dates
Royal Assent 26 July 2007
History of passage through Parliament
Text of statute as originally enacted
Revised text of statute as amended

The Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007 (c 18) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom which established the UK Statistics Authority (UKSA). It came into force in April 2008. Sir Michael Scholar was appointed as the first Chair of the UKSA.

The Act established the UK Statistics Authority as a non-ministerial department that employs the National Statistician. The National Statistician has an office to support them, the Office for National Statistics.

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  1. ^ The citation of this Act by this short title is authorised by section 76 of this Act.

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