The Sewel convention - DEVOLUTION MATTERS

The new powers of the Scottish Parliament have allowed it to abolish university tuition fees and prescription charges. These services are not free in England.

Devolution: the basics | DEVOLUTION MATTERS
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Following a Scottish Parliament vote yesterday, backing the SNP’s call for all powers on fisheries to be devolved to the Scottish Parliament after Brexit, the SNP’s Angus B MacNeil, has challenged the Scottish Tories to respect the will of Holyrood – or be complicit in Westminster selling out Scotland’s fishing industry once again.


Scotland and Devolution will be shat on, make no …

The table below gives an overview of the main powers given to the Northern Irish and Welsh assemblies, and the Scottish Parliament.
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