Law Commission Review Commences

After being delayed due to Brexit and the Covid-19 pandemic, the Law Commission project on A Modern Framework for the Disposal of the Dead has now commenced. A news release from the Law Commission about the project can be found here. Further information about the review can be found here. The review is currently at the scoping phase, following which will be a consultation phase, providing a rare opportunity for members to influence the bringing of legislation into line with modern needs.