Parliamentary Law And The House Of Commons

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Government has a majority of MPs in the House of Commons it can vote out any private members’ bill that do not fit to their political agenda. Furthermore Very little of Parliamentary time is allocated to private members’ bills.
Only a small amount of private members’ bills are enacted each year. In 2000/10 only five private members’ bills made it into the book of statutes.
Undemocratic meaning neither the House of Lords or the Queen is elected so therefore they should not both be able to have the authority to delay bills that have been approved by the democratically elected House of Commons, however whilst they are elected MPs are persuaded to vote with their party rather than in accordance with the wishes of their constituencies. Also a Government with a large majority may be able to introduce any legislation it pleases.
Parliamentary law making is a long and very slow process. A bill has to go through many readings and stages in each house. It can take many months and is not appropriate when important laws need to be made quickly. It also has to go through Royal Assent which some people think is irrelevant because it is no longer a formality and just holds up the process.
Dated processes, language and statistics; when drafting a bill, Parliamentary draftsmen use words and phrases that are ambiguous, unclear, obscure and over elaborated. Therefore it is sometimes up to the judges to decide what the Act is meant to say. Sometimes the language is also non understandable to
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