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Current Feature Publication


Front cover image of publication URN 08/1096

Consultation on legislative options to address illicit peer-to-peer (P2P) file-sharing

URN: 08/1096

Responses by 30 October 2008. Consultation sets out and gather views on a proposal for a co-regulatory approach that could be adopted in order to facilitate and ensure co-operation between internet service providers (ISPs) and rights holders to address the problem of illicit use to peer-to-peer (P2P) file-sharing technology to exchange unlawful copies of copyright material. Includes impact assessment. Published 24 July 2008.

Front cover image of publication URN 08/925

Towards a nuclear national policy statement: consultation on the strategic siting assessment process and siting criteria for new nuclear power stations in the UK

URN: 08/925

Responses by 11 November 2008. Consultation on draft exclusionary and discretionary criteria which will be used to assess nominations for sites which might be strategically suitable for new nuclear power stations. Published 22 July 2008.