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A Statute, or Act of Parliament, is a specific piece of Primary legislation introduced into the body of law by Parliament, often under the guidance of the Government (see: Legislative process). UK statutes tend to be broad in scope, so typically less than a hundred are passed each year. However, statutes aren't the only form of primary legislation in the UK: some European union legislation has to be regarded as primary as well.

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