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The English Parliament Supporters Creed

The English Parliament Supporters Creed

If you say I believe in an English parliament within a UK federal system then the following 5 points need to be accepted as a minimum. Some might want to go further…..

1. That there needs to separate institutions for England with a separate electoral system. EMPs need to be specifically elected to an English parliament.  

2. That there is an English First Minster with an English government. 

3. That there must be a Minister in the UK Government with responsibility for England.   

4. That the English parliamentary system and Government has clearly identified competences and full jurisdiction to implement its policies which cannot be abolished by a Federal government. 

5. That in line with the Scottish & Welsh Parliaments, legislation passed by the English Parliament is not referred to the British House of Lords.

 

 

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One comment on “The English Parliament Supporters Creed

  1. […] that there are two broad models supported by advocates of an English Parliament. Under the first, favoured by the Campaign for an English Parliament, a separately elected institution would be established to mirror the Scottish Parliament. Under the […]

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