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Bringing law into effect – or not

In a recent post, I mentioned the Question for Short debate I initiated on commencement orders.  As regular readers know, I am concerned by the number of Acts passed by Parliament which have provisions that have never been brought into … Continue reading

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Debating the voting age

I took part in a Question for Short Debate (QSD) in Grand Committee last Wednesday on the issue of the voting age.  Lord Tyler was pursuing the case for lowering it to 16.  Because of the number of peers wishing … Continue reading

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