CIVIL CONTINGENCIES BILL: Terry Neal's parallels
US author Terry Neal compiled some first-rate research on Hitler's Enabling Act in 2004.
It was his intention that this research should be used freely.
Sadly, it has since vanished with his website (www.terryneal.com/HitlersEnablingAct.htm).
However, as a tribute, we have reconstituted it as an Adobe Acrobat (PDF, 266kB)
Students of democratic politics should also note the Government's attempts in 2006 to introduce a law potentially permitting the dictatorial use of powers in the absence of any 'emergency'- The Legislative and Regulatory Reform Bill