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The case for a Second Chamber

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWhat Future for Scotland?
Subtitle of host publicationPolicy Options for Devolution
Editors Policy Institute
PublisherPolicy Institute, Edinburgh
Number of pages15
ISBN (Print)9781903890042
Publication statusPublished - 2003


The paper considers the debate over a second chamber for the Scottish Parliament in the light of principle and comparative experience, including the reform of the House of Lords in the United Kingdom, and sets out what the requirements of a second Scottish chamber might be.

    Research areas

  • Scottish Parliament, second chamber, bicameralism

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