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The Executive

Executive- Responsible for implementation of laws and policies made by P.
Covers PM to Police. Political branch-Ministers Official-civil service

PM- `First Lord of the Treasury' `First among equals'
-Must be MP -Must be party leader -Usually has majority control MMP
Key aspects- MD MO P L POMMLD…

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Individual ministerial responsibility- convention. Ministers + department.
-Ministers are responsible to P for their dept policies and actions. Must inform and explain and
take responsibility for mistakes of CS.
-civil servants are responsible to ministers- loyal and supportive whoever is in office.


Cabinet Government
-`traditional view'key const principle -power…


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