Tag Archives: House of Lords Act 1999

Should peers be allowed to vote for MPs?

On Friday, the House of Lords will debate a Private Member’s Bill that has the single purpose of removing the ban on members of the Lords voting in elections for Members of the House of Commons. In 1699 the House … Continue reading

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Special issue of Parliamentary History

I am pleased to report that the special issue of Parliamentary History, which I have edited, on ‘A Century of Constitutional Change’, has now been published online with the paper copy imminent.  It includes the two articles – ‘Introduction: A … Continue reading

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A century of constitutional change

I am still on the continent – I return to Hull late tomorrow.  The value of travelling by train is that I am able to get on with a mass of work.  I have been using some of the train … Continue reading

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