John Stanton: The General Power of Competence and Reshaping Local Public Service Provision – UK Constitutional Law Group

Posted July 30th, 2013 in budgets, government departments, local government, news by sally

“I wrote back in March about the way in which, despite efforts to decentralise autonomy to the local level and to inspire and empower citizens to get involved in local politics, Central Government seems reluctant to ‘let go’ and to give local authorities a free rein in relation to the exercise of local powers. New neighbourhood planning measures provided suitable example.”

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UK Constitutional Law Group, 27th July 2013