Tag Archive: Law and Norms

COVID-19, Emergency Legislation, and Sunset Clauses

The UK’s Coronavirus Act 2020 affords the UK government new powers in attempt to mitigate the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, as with similar legislation enacted by governments around the world. But how important are sunset clauses as part of these measures? And what checks and balances are needed? By Sean Molloy.

PSRP Researchers Presenting: New Tasks for Militaries: Rethinking new, evolving and old norms

Fionnuala Ni Aolain and Megan Bastick will present their research at the International Studies Association Annual Convention in Baltimore, Maryland.