Commencement orders - Subordinate legislation Sixth Senedd

Some subordinate legislation does not have to be laid before the Senedd. Commencement orders (i.e. subordinate legislation that specifies a date when primary legislation comes into force) usually are not subject to any formal procedure and do not have to be laid before the Senedd. The Welsh Ministers notify the Committee of commencement orders / regulations, but they are not usually scrutinised by the Committee.

Business type: Subordinate Legislation

Status: For consideration

First published: 11/05/2021