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In a new report, The Devil is in the Detail: Parliament and Delegated Legislation, the Hansard Society calls for an inquiry to be established after the generalRead more
Former BBC Parliamentary Correspondent Robert Orchard reports from a conference organised by the Political and Constitutional Reform Committee exploring topicalRead more
In a speech to the Hansard Society the Speaker of the House of Commons, the Rt Hon John Bercow MP, explored further modernisation of the Parliament and BritishRead more
Acts of Parliament regularly grant power to ministers and other bodies to make new law (known as delegated or secondary legislation) using processes that involveRead more
Hansard Society Director Ruth Fox gave evidence to the House of Lords Constitution Committee today on the implications of coalition government. The Committee discussedRead more
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