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The "Sewel Convention"

Published Friday, November 25, 2005

The Sewel Convention applies when the UK Parliament legislates on a matter which is devolved to the Scottish Parliament.

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The Sewel Convention applies when the UK Parliament legislates on a matter which is devolved to the Scottish Parliament.

Commons Briefing papers SN02084

Authors: Paul Bowers; Chris Sear

Topics: Devolution, Parliamentary procedure, Scottish Parliament

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