Decision details

Legislative Consent Motion on the Wales Bill

Decision Maker: Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee - Fourth Assembly, Plenary - Fourth Assembly, Business Committee - Fourth Assembly, Finance Committee - Fourth Assembly

Is Key decision?: Yes


The Wales Act 2014 made changes to the electoral arrangements for the National Assembly for Wales, gave effect to many of the recommendations set out in the first report of the Commission on Devolution in Wales (Silk Commission) and made a number of technical changes to the Government of Wales Act 2006 and other legislation in order to update the operation of the devolution settlement in Wales.



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NDM5501 Jane Hutt (Vale of Glamorgan)


To propose that the National Assembly for Wales, in accordance with Standing Order 29.6, agrees that provisions in the Wales Bill which modify the legislative competence of the Assembly should be considered by the UK Parliament.


The motion was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 12.36.


Publication date: 01/07/2014

Date of decision: 01/07/2014

Decided at meeting: 01/07/2014 - Plenary - Fourth Assembly