Clegg, Nicholas raised an interesting point.
Subjects: Democracy; Education; FoI; Governance; Parliament-UK; Scrutiny
The Government have pledged in the coalition agreement to introduce:
“a new “public reading stage” for Bills to give the public an opportunity to comment on proposed legislation online, and a dedicated “public reading day” within a Bills Committee stage where those comments will be debated by the Committee scrutinising the Bill” …
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