Extent and devolution

The note discusses the three devolved legislatures in the UK and the extent to which devolution has introduced new layers of complexity to the UK statute book. The note covers:

The extent and application of the three jurisdictions within the UK.

How Westminster legislation extends to Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales.

Daniel Greenberg, Parliamentary Counsel, Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP and Practical Law Public Sector

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