Delegated Legislation - Orders In Council

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  • Created on: 02-05-13 19:56
  • orders in coucil are drafted by government ministers, eg press regulations
  • they are approved by the queen and the privvy council (senior gov ministers and senior judges)
  • made under authority of the parent act
  • eg. in times of emergency the emergeny powers act ( if parliament are not sitting)

Examples of orders in council

  • An order made under misuse of drugs act allowed governmet minister to lower canabis from a class…


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