Holyrood Non-Consent blog post

Hearne, D. (2018) Holyrood Non-Consent blog post. Blog Post, Birmingham.

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Yesterday, the Scottish Parliament voted to refuse to give consent to the UK’s European Union (Withdrawal) Bill, arguing that it would restrict the power of the devolved parliament. Specifically, at present there are some 158 areas in which policy that would usually be the domain of devolved administrations is presently determined in Brussels. There is little argument in 134 of these areas where policy will, post-Brexit, be directly repatriated to the Scottish Parliament and Welsh Assembly. In 24 areas, however, the UK government intends to repatriate policy directly to Westminster (at least for a period).

Item Type: Other
Subjects: L200 Politics
Divisions: Research, Innovation, Enterprise and Institutes > Centre for Brexit Studies
Depositing User: Jessica Guy
Date Deposited: 06 Jun 2018 11:58
Last Modified: 06 Jun 2018 11:58
URI: http://www.open-access.bcu.ac.uk/id/eprint/5946

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