Parliament has breached the spirit and intent of the Fixed-Term Parliament Act, rendering it meaningless

Bull, MJ ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2612-3183 2019, 'Parliament has breached the spirit and intent of the Fixed-Term Parliament Act, rendering it meaningless' , London School of Economics British Policy and Politics Blog .

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Abstract

By calling an early election, government and parliament have effectively breached both the spirit and intent of the Fixed-Term Parliaments Act. The implications of this outcome are significant and suggest that the act is unlikely to survive another legislative session.

Item Type: Article
Schools: Schools > School of Arts & Media
Journal or Publication Title: London School of Economics British Policy and Politics Blog
Publisher: LSEBlogs
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Depositing User: Professor Martin J. Bull
Date Deposited: 06 Nov 2019 13:19
Last Modified: 06 Nov 2019 13:30
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/52945

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