The fragile parliamentary privilege of devolved legislatures: feature or bug?

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Abstract

This article considers the scope of parliamentary privilege extended to the Scottish Parliament under the Scotland Act 1998 and analyses what specific changes “strengthening” the parliamentary privilege of devolved legislatures could and should entail.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)376-385
Number of pages10
JournalPublic Law
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2022

Keywords

  • devolution
  • parliamentary privilege
  • parliamentary proceedings
  • contempt of court
  • devolution in Scotland

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Law

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