Constitutional reforms will enshrine right of MPs to vote on going to war – The Independent

Posted October 25th, 2007 in constitutional reform, news, parliament by sally

“Some of the most sweeping changes to the powers of Parliament are to be announced today, including a guarantee that MPs will have a vote before British troops can go to war.”

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The Independent, 25th October 2007

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Bar Council action group eyes constitutional reform – Legal Week

Posted July 18th, 2007 in attorney general, constitutional reform, news by sally

“The Bar Council is launching three groups to respond to the Government’s ‘Governance of Britain’ Green Paper, the body was announced today (18 July).”

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Legal Week, 18th July 2007

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Brown’s constitutional reforms aim to restore public trust in politics – The Independent

Posted July 4th, 2007 in constitutional reform, news, parliament by sally

“Sweeping reforms to the way Britain is governed have been outlined by Gordon Brown in an attempt to clean up politics and restore trust after the Blair era.”

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The Independent, 4th July 2007

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