17 Apr 2018 by BCCG
#Brexit and #UK Law: ...The UK Government’s senior Law Officers, the Attorney General and the Advocate General for Scotland, are referring EU exit legislation passed in the Scottish Parliament and the National Assembly for Wales to the Supreme Court.
They are asking for a ruling on whether this legislation is constitutional, and properly within devolved legislative powers. The legal power to refer devolved legislation to the Supreme Court for a ruling on its constitutionality - as set out in the Devolution Acts - is exercisable by the Law Officers in the public interest...
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