This guidance applies whether you found the document in print or online.
Law Commission, | title | (Law Com No | number, | year)
Footnote and bibliography:
e.g. Law Commission, Reforming Bribery (Law Com No 313, 2008)
To pinpoint a paragraph, follow the citation with ‘para’ and the paragraph number. To pinpoint several paragraphs, follow the citation with ‘paras’ and insert a dash between the paragraph numbers:
e.g. Law Commission, Reforming Bribery (Law Com No 313, 2008) paras 3.12-3.17
Give the title in italics.
Give the first letter of all major words a capital letter. Minor words (e.g. 'for', 'and', 'or', 'the') should not be capitalized, unless they begin a title or a subtitle.
If the item has a title and a subtitle that are not separated by punctuation, insert a colon : between them.
For a Law Commission consultation paper, give the Law Com CP number, e.g. Law Commission, Privity of Contracts: Contracts for the Benefit of Third Parties (Law Com CP No 121, 1991).