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Legislation (Wales) Bill
- This consultation has completed. It ran from Thursday, 6 December 2018 to Monday, 21 January 2019
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Response to the consultation
Evidence submitted in response to this Consultation
- LW 01 Lord Hope PDF 46 KB View as HTML (1) 14 KB
- LW 02 Swansea Law Clinic PDF 146 KB View as HTML (2) 40 KB
- LW 03 Professor Thomas Glyn Watkins PDF 185 KB View as HTML (3) 41 KB
- LW 04 The Law Society (Annex in Welsh only) PDF 301 KB View as HTML (4) 54 KB
- LW 05 Keith Bush QC PDF 165 KB View as HTML (5) 55 KB
- LW 06 Capital Law PDF 222 KB View as HTML (6) 49 KB
- LW 07 Dr Catrin Fflûr Huws (Welsh only) PDF 95 KB View as HTML (7) 19 KB
- LW 08 Welsh Language Commissioner PDF 192 KB View as HTML (8) 53 KB
- LW 09 Older People's Commissioner PDF 969 KB
- LW 10 Huw Williams - Geldards PDF 254 KB View as HTML (10) 41 KB
- LW 11 Judicial Appointments Commission PDF 108 KB View as HTML (11) 16 KB
- LW 12 Public Law Wales PDF 221 KB View as HTML (12) 50 KB
- Consultation responses PDF 1 MB
Purpose of the consultation
The Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee is undertaking an inquiry into the general principles of the Legislation (Wales) Bill. Further details about the Bill and the accompanying Explanatory Memorandum can be found on the Bill page.
Terms of reference
In scrutinising the general principles of the Bill at Stage 1, the Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee will consider-
- the general principles of
- subordinate legislation (as set out in Part 3 of the Explanatory Memorandum).
Invitation to contribute to the inquiry
The Committee welcomes evidence on the terms of reference and the extent to which the Bill will contribute to making Welsh law more clear and accessible.
If you wish to submit evidence, please send an electronic copy of your submission to: email@example.com
Submissions should arrive by 21 January 2019.
Providing Written Evidence
The National Assembly for Wales has two official languages, Welsh and English.
In line with the Assembly’s Official Languages Scheme, the Committee requests that documents or written responses to consultations intended for publication or use in National Assembly proceedings are submitted bilingually. When documents or written responses are not submitted bilingually, we will publish in the language submitted, stating that it has been received in that language only.
We expect other organisations to implement their own standards or schemes and to comply with their statutory obligation.
Disclosure of information
Please ensure that you have considered the Assembly’s policy on disclosure of information before submitting information to the Committee.
Should you wish to speak to someone regarding this consultation, please use the below contact details:
Legislation, Justice and Constitution Committee
Telephone: 0300 200 6565