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1. What is the Role of the Law commission? - Section 3(1)

  • "To keep under review all the Law"
  • "To watch over Parliament"
  • "To watch the other things being said"
  • "To state what the Law is"
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2. What is a Public Bill?

  • A Bill introduced by 'backbench' MP's to highlight concern
  • A Bill introduced by the government but doesn't affect everyone
  • A Bill which affects everyone
  • A Bill which only affects a certain amount of the population

3. The Green Paper is used to..

  • Explains the different types of Bills
  • Outline policy proposals
  • Set out Government firm plans
  • Talks about the current issues

4. What is consolidation?

  • Presenting suggestions for the removal of old Law which is no longer necessary
  • Bringing together Laws spread out over Acts of Parliament and consolidating it into a single document
  • Creating a single Act of Parliament from Laws made by judges over hundreds of years
  • Providing suggestions for changes and improvements to the Law

5. What is codification?

  • Creating a single Act of Parliament from Laws made by judges over hundreds of years
  • Providing suggestions for changes and improvements to the Law
  • Bringing together Laws spread out over Acts of Parliament and consolidating it into a single document
  • Presenting suggestions for the removal of old Law which is no longer necessary

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