The details of the right will appear in supporting Regulations which have not yet been published. The Government intends to bring the right into force by April 2020.
ACAS have published new guidance on employment references. The guidance provides basic advice on when a reference can and can't be given and what can be included.
And finally, following many reports on the problem of poor mental health at work, Prince William has unveiled a new online gateway to resources, Mental Health at Work. The gateway is the product of work by the charity Mind and the Royal Foundation with Heads Together and is aimed at defeating the stigma of mental health and changing the approach to mental health in the workplace.