From 26 October 2010 you’ll have noticed that PDFs of UK legislation on Westlaw HK will have some additional functionality.

 

We’re making them more comprehensive and adding navigational aids, so that you can save time finding the content you need.

 

PDF BOOKMARKS*

Every PDF of UK legislation on Westlaw HK will have bookmarks, allowing you to clearly see the structure of an Act or SI.

PDF Bookmarks

PDF Bookmarks

Use the expandable bookmark menu to browse down to a part or section you’re interested in and then click on the title to link directly to it within the document.

*PDF Bookmark functionality is dependent on your PDF reader software. Westlaw HK cannot guarantee full compatibility with all readers.

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Also accessible from the bookmark menu you’ll find a link to a Table of Contents. This is displayed at the end of the document and contains page references for all the provisions within the Act or SI, which you can use to link to that content.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

 

The Table of Contents is also printable, allowing you to easily find the content you need offline as well as online.

 

STATUS ICONS

We’ve incorporated Westlaw HK’s legislation status icons into the PDFs to show you the status of each provision.

Status Icons

Status Icons

Status icons can also be found next to each provision within the Table of Contents.
 
 
NOTES
 
The notes for each provision have been improved to provide you all the information you need to interpret a provision. Notes are now displayed immediately after the text of the provision. In addition commencement and extent information is also provided.
Notes

Notes

 

Where a parallel version of a provision exists for a different jurisdiction you will now also find it in the notes for that provision.
 
 
TABLE OF MODIFICATIONS
 
Where a legislation document has been modified you will find a Table of Modifications for the UK Legislation PDF on Westlaw HK
Table of Modifications

Table of Modifications

 

This will allow you to check if a particular document or provision has been modified and by what so you can ensure you have all the documents pertinent to your research.
Existing subscribers to Westlaw HK’s UK Primary Law add-on will receive these enhancements automatically.  New subscribers will also benefit from these enhancements.
 
 
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