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Primary legislation
Highest form of law.
Enacted will of a sovereign Parliament.
Deals with major questions of social & economic policy.
Process must be; effective, efficient & democratic (EED).
House of Commons
Elected/5 year MP's (called by PM).
Different political parties & beliefs.
Policies become law.
Want majority.

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Pressure Groups
Influence process via organised lobbying.
Cause groups (Greenpeace) & sectional groups (Trade unison).
Inform & assist legislature - enhancing efficiency & effectiveness.
Inform & stimulate public debate.
Empower weaker groups in society.
Well-resourced groups can achieve more power over government.
Can distort democratic nature of the…


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