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Published: 08 August 2019

280 Pages


ISBN: 9780198840527

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Public Law Concentrate

Law Revision and Study Guide

Sixth Edition

Colin Faragher


  • Written by experts and covering all the key topics so you can approach your exams with confidence
  • Clear, concise, and easy-to-use helping you get the most out of your revision
  • Full of learning features and tips to show you how best to impress your examiner
  • Revision guides you can rely on: trusted by lecturers, loved by students
  • There is a wide array of accompanying online resources, including interactive, key cases flashcards, self-test questions and advice on revision and exam technique

New to this Edition:

  • Full consideration of the constitutional issues raised by and the legal effect of the provisions of the European Referendum Act 2015, the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Act 2017, and the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018
  • Within the process of leaving the European Union, consideration of the constitutional status of the Sewel Convention, legislative consent motion procedure, the use of secondary legislation by the executive to amend law and the separation of powers implications of Henry VIII clauses, the constitutional role of the House of Lords in scrutinising and amending primary legislation, Speakers' Rulings in the House of Commons on Points of Order and Contempt of Parliament, the whip system, and back bench revolts
  • Details of the current state of legislative and executive devolution in Northern Ireland
  • A revised and expanded chapter on the rule of law

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