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1922 Committee 134, 138, 1589
Act of Union 180
Act of Union Bill 14
Adams, Gerry 177
alternative vote (AV) 10, 73, 76
Amery, Julian 140
Amsterdam treaty 53
Anglo-Irish Agreement 1745, 177
Anne, Queen 35
Anti-Terrorism, Crime and Security Act 2001 85
Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1876 87
armed forces, commitment to action 3940
Archbishop of Canterbury 144
Armstrong, Sir Robert 134
Ashley, Mike 112
Asquith, Herbert H. 132, 138
Attlee, Clement 70, 116, 1424
Audit of Political Engagement 13
Australia 112
AV see alternative vote
Axa case 23, 289, 86
Bagehot, Walter 34
Baldwin, Stanley 37, 69, 130, 132, 138, 141
Balfour, A. J. 69, 107, 1389
Banks, Tony 117
Barber, N. W. 2
Barnett formula 1723, 1801
Belfast agreement see Anglo-Irish agreement
Belmarsh case 84
Bercow, John 108
Biffen, John 52
Bill of Rights 9, 12
(1689) 4, 57, 100, 103, 113
Bingham, Lord (Tom) 20, 22, 25, 278
Birkinshaw, P. 55
Blair, Tony 39, 94, 96, 121, 149, 170
Blunkett, David 96
Bogdanor, Vernon 13, 36, 64, 75
Bonar Law, Andrew 37, 69, 130, 132, 134, 138, 141
Boothroyd, Betty 57
Bradlaugh, Charles 109
Bradlaugh v Gosset 109
Brand, Speaker 108
Brazier, R. 15
Brexit 10, 1213, 15, 5165, 74, 97, 1089, 121, 125, 159, 1635, 17781
Bridge, Lord 26, 55
Brighton 134
Brittan, Leon 159
Brown, George 145, 147, 1501
Brown, Gordon 36, 40, 44, 131, 151
Bruges speech 52, 57
Bryce conference 69
Buckingham Palace 123, 1302, 144
Buckland, Robert 96
Butler, R. A. 143, 14550
Butler, Sir Robin 134
cabinet 9, 22, 36, 115, 132, 1345, 1417, 14951, 15964
Cabinet Manual 147, 156
Callaghan, James 162, 165
Calman commission 171
Cameron, David 10, 36, 39, 41, 58, 74, 1501, 163
Campbell-Bannerman, Sir Henry 134
Canada 77, 141
Cardiff 86
Carmen, George 112
Carrington, Lord 159
Castle, Barbara 145, 147, 162
Chamberlain, Austen 138, 141
Chamberlain, Neville 35, 37, 138
Charles I 4, 115
Charter ’88 12
Charter of Fundamental Rights 53
Charteris, Sir Martin 134
Chaytor case 102, 106
Cherry/Miller (2) case 95, 97, 104
China 20
Churchill, Winston 37, 6970, 138, 142, 144
civil service 10, 13, 1558, 165, 177
civil war 4
CJEU see Court of Justice of the European Union
Clarke, Kenneth 136
Clegg, Nick 116, 118, 1434, 151, 163
coalition
(1916) 132
(2010–15) 10, 36, 734, 118, 131, 144, 151, 163
code of conduct 109
Coe, Denis 71
Coke, Lord Chief Justice 24
committees, cabinet 1489, 15960
committees, parliamentary 34, 445, 57, 75, 79, 85, 88, 924, 102, 105, 109, 11113, 119, 123, 125, 1557, 173, 17980
common law 245, 27, 90
Commonwealth 168
confidence, votes of 424, 48, 61, 116, 11819, 1224, 126, 130, 1323, 1357, 13940, 165
Conservative
government 10, 52, 602, 64, 6970, 74, 150, 168, 170, 173
MPs 367, 44, 512, 58, 603, 70, 72, 1212, 125, 132, 1356, 1389, 158, 179
Party 7, 12, 356, 38, 52, 578, 601, 64, 689, 978, 11718, 121, 12832, 1346, 1389, 172
constitution, UK 116, 1830, 3249, 536, 65, 70, 73, 79, 83, 86, 123, 128, 137, 175, 1801
proposals for reform 816, 1801
constitution, US 12, 67
Constitution Committee, House of Lords 45, 75, 79, 923, 123, 125, 173, 17980
Constitutional Conventions 34
Constitutional Reform Act 14, 180
(2005) 10, 22, 88, 91, 125
Constitutional Reform and Governance Act 2010 10, 44
Constitutional Reform Group 14
constitutionalism 23, 20, 27
negative 2
positive 2
conventions 12, 3249, 106, 116, 118, 120, 133, 152, 154, 157
Joint Committee on 34
Cooper, Lord President 180
Cooper, Yvette 62
Corbyn, Jeremy 61, 121, 136
Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) 54
Court of Session 97
courts 1, 9, 14, 2022, 245, 279, 545, 5960, 63, 8398, 100, 1026, 109, 113, 180
Cox, Jo 111
Craig, P. 55
Cranborne, Viscount 38
Crichel Down 158
Criminal Justice Bill 161
Crown-in-Parliament 24, 26, 47, 167
Cummings, Dominic 112
Curzon, Lord 37, 69, 130, 141
Dalton, Hugh 37
Davies, Ron 168
De Gaulle, Charles 51
democratic dialogue model 834, 925, 98
Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) 60, 121, 150, 1768
Denning, Lord 55
devolution 9, 12, 25, 77, 84, 86, 16781
Devolution after Brexit 181
Dicey, A. V. 45, 1820, 224, 278, 68, 77
Dickson, Brice 14, 86, 180
Dilke, Sir Charles 161
Disraeli, Benjamin 36
Doherty, Lord 97
Douglas-Home, Sir Alec 131, 1389
see also Home, Lord
Douglas-Scott, Sionaidh 97
Dr Bonham’s Case 24
Dugdale, Sir Thomas 158
Duncan, Sir Alan 125
Duncan Smith, Iain 136, 139
DUP see Democratic Unionist Party
Dworkin, Ronald 20
EC see European Communities
ECHR see European Convention on Human Rights
ECJ see European Court of Justice
ECtHR see European Court of Human Rights
Eden, Sir Anthony 130, 138, 1424
Edinburgh 86, 97
EEC see European Economic Community
Elizabeth II, Queen 36, 38, 478, 97, 104, 124, 131, 133, 146, 152
Elliott, M. 29
Employment Protection (Consolidation) Act 1978 55
English Constitution, The 34
English Judges, The 10
English votes for English laws (EVEL) 1723
EOC case 55, 84
Erskine May 1067
EU see European Union
European Assembly Elections Bill 163
European Communities (EC) 9, 517, 702, 77, 84, 87, 163
European Communities Act 1972 21, 25, 289, 43, 512, 547, 90
European Communities (Amendment) Bill 57
European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) 9, 21, 28, 85, 93, 101, 113, 175
European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) 85
European Court of Justice (ECJ) 54
European Economic Community (EEC) 52
European Parliament 534
European Union (EU) 10, 11, 13, 21, 29, 45, 47, 51, 53, 5665, 74, 77, 79, 81, 84, 87, 89, 111, 121, 124, 158, 168, 175, 1789
European Union, Treaty on 53, 56, 59, 62, 84
Article 50 of 62, 84
European Union Act 2011 28, 58, 74, 767, 81
European Union Commission 53
European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill 59
European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 60, 109
European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill 63, 178
European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 2) Act 2019 44, 63, 96, 109
European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 5) Bill 47, 62
European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 6) Bill 63
Evans, G. 77
exclusive cognisance 1003, 113
Factortame case 26, 55, 84
Falconer of Thoroton, Lord 96
Falkland islands 7, 35, 159
Feldman, D. 29, 32
Finer, S. E. 8
Finnis, J. 20
First Secretary of State 142, 14552
Fixed-term Parliaments Act 2011 10, 33, 424, 48, 60, 64, 11526, 1323, 137
Forman, Nigel 157
Fox, Liam 163
France 39, 51
Gaitskell, Hugh 138
Gee, G. 93
general election 67, 33, 38, 424, 60, 64, 68, 70, 767, 97, 12931, 133, 1367, 165
(1910) 69
(1922) 37
(1951) 116
(1966) 116
(1970) 76
(1974) 8, 116, 131
(2005) 172
(2010) 36, 118, 131
(2015) 58, 120, 170
(2017) 10, 74, 81, 120
(2019) 10, 64, 110, 120, 122, 124, 168, 177, 179
George I 129
George II 129
George V 37, 42, 132
Glorious Revolution (1688–9) 4, 12, 24, 59
Goldsworthy, Jeffery 24
Good Friday Agreement 73, 172, 175, 179
Gordon, Michael 22, 26
Gover, M. 173
Governance of Britain 44
Government of Ireland Act 1920 175
Government of Wales Act
(2006) 734, 171
(2016) 74
Green, Damian 145, 150
Green, Sir Philip 112
Grieve, Dominic 601
Grocott, Lord 125
group approach 11
Gurden, Harold 701, 79
Hague, William 145, 1501
Haldane committee 156
Hale, Baroness 27, 95, 104
Halifax, Lord 378
Hansard 142
Hansard Society 13
Harris, Robin 146
Hartington, Lord 161
Haughey, S. 177
Headey, Bruce 155
Heard, A. 32
Heath, Edward 43, 131, 139
Henry I 3
Henry IV 115
Henry V 115
Henry VII 115
Heseltine, Michael 139, 1435, 149
Hirst v UK (No.2) 856
Home, Lord 38, 131
home rule, Irish 689, 71, 172
Hood Phillips, O. 23
Hope of Craighead, Lord 23, 278, 86, 106
House of Commons 57, 10, 267, 3340, 42, 445, 57, 604, 689, 734, 76, 78, 81, 85, 87, 8990, 934, 98, 10013, 11824, 128, 130, 137, 1478, 156, 158, 1601, 165, 170, 173
see also parliament
House of Lords 10, 11, 13, 22, 267, 3442, 445, 47, 57, 60, 623, 689, 756, 79, 83, 85, 87, 92, 945, 98, 1012, 10411, 119, 1223, 125, 161, 173, 17980
see also parliament
House of Lords (Expulsion and Suspension) Act 2015 109
House of Lords Reform Act 2014 110
House of Lords Reform Bill 79
Howarth, David 100, 117
Howe, Geoffrey 76, 1434, 1512
Human Rights Act 1998 9, 21, 25, 845, 93, 96, 98
Humble Petition and Advice 4
Hunt, M. 94
Hunting Act 2004 26
Independent Commission on Referendums 80
India 23
industrial relations 8, 162
Ingham, Bernard 152
Institute for Government 181
Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) 12
Instrument of Government 1653 4
Introduction to the Law of the Constitution 18
IPPR see Institute for Public Policy Research
Ireland, Republic of 1745, 179
Jackson case 26, 289
Jackson, P. 23
Jaconelli, J. 34
James II 4
Japan 69
JCHR see Joint Committee on Human Rights
Jenkins, Roy 72
Jennings, Ivor 1920
John, King 4
Johnson, Boris 468, 624, 121, 124, 129, 132, 164, 179
Joint Committee on Human Rights (JCHR) 934
judicial review 956
Justice Committee, House of Commons 93
Keith, A. B. 160
Kenny, M. 173
Kilbrandon commission 9, 70, 169, 180
King, Anthony 5, 15
King, Jeff 13
Kirkup, J. 150
Labour
government 910, 39, 58, 70, 723, 94, 132, 147, 16970, 172
MPs 39, 512, 62, 712, 78, 117, 125, 128, 1357
Party 7, 12, 378, 52, 70, 72, 117, 128, 1356, 138, 142, 151, 162
National Executive Committee (NEC) 162
law lords 267, 85, 879, 91, 98
Laws, Lord Justice 256, 29
Leadsom, Andrea 136
Le Duc, L. 2
Leigh, Sir Edward 121
Lester of Herne Hill, Lord 110
Le Sueur, A. 92
Letwin, Oliver 62
Liberal
government 38, 68, 132
MPs 68, 131
Party 7, 37, 68, 70
liberal approach 1112, 16
liberal democracy 2, 3, 20
Liberal Democrat Party 12, 36, 11718, 131, 163
Lidington, David 143
Lisbon, Treaty of 53, 56, 58
Lloyd, Lord Justice 57
Lloyd George, David 132, 138
London 73, 167, 169
Lord Chancellor 22, 96, 135, 161
Lord Chief Justice 24, 8992
Ludlow amendment 67
Maastricht treaty 51, 578
McCloskey, Lord Justice 97
McCormick v Lord Advocate 180
MacDonald, Ramsay 132, 138, 141
McEwen, Nicola 181
McGarry, J. 174
McHarg, Aileen 170
McIlwain, Charles 74
Mackintosh, John 68
Macmillan, Harold 36, 1301, 138, 143, 1456
Magna Carta 4
Major, John 12, 139, 149
Mandelson, Peter 145, 151
Marbury v Madison 1
Marshall, Geoffrey 34, 11011, 143, 155
Marten, Neil 72
Marxist approach 11
Maxwell, Robert, sons of 112
May, Theresa 10, 39, 60, 62, 74, 96, 1201, 136, 139, 150, 159, 163, 178
Meeting of Parliament Act 1694 115
Menon, A. 77
Meyer, Sir Anthony 139
Miles, Jeremy 1789
Mill, John Stuart 6
Miller case 46, 59, 84, 956
Ministerial Code 46, 160, 164
ministerial responsibility 15465
collective 6, 46, 154, 1605
individual 46, 15460
Ministerial Salaries Act 147
Mitchell, Austen 117
monarch 33, 356, 38, 469, 115, 12831, 135, 137, 141, 152, 154, 160
money bills 42
Moodie, Graeme 143, 155
Morrison, Herbert 143, 158
Murdoch, Rupert 112
National Assembly for Wales 73, 86, 1701
new right approach 11
New Zealand 112
Nice treaty 53
Nicholls of Birkenhead, Lord 89, 91
Nicolson, Harold 132
Northern Ireland 8, 9, 1213, 5960, 71, 73, 84, 86, 97, 162, 168, 172, 1749
‘backstop’ 61, 179
Northern Ireland Act 1998 81, 176
Northern Ireland Assembly 1767
Northern Ireland (Executive Formation and Exercise of Functions) Act 2019 177
O’Leary, B. 174
opposition, the 5, 37, 51, 1078, 121, 123, 129
Leader of 42, 61, 121, 124, 131, 137
Osborne, George 145
Owen, Lord 79
Padfield case 90
Palmerston, Lord 133, 161
parliament 46, 9, 14, 18, 229, 345, 389, 44, 478, 51, 53, 65, 6772, 758, 801, 835, 8995, 978, 1007, 111, 113, 11518, 120, 122, 1246, 12930, 1547, 162, 165, 167, 177, 180
Parliament Act 1911 267, 42, 68, 115, 126
Parliament Act 1949 267
Parliamentary Oaths Act 1866 109
Parliamentary Papers Act 1840 105
parliamentary privilege 95, 1005, 111
Committees on 1035, 11213
parliamentary sovereignty 45, 7, 1819, 2230, 75, 778, 81, 83, 95, 97, 167, 176, 180
Parliament Square 867
PC see Plaid Cymru
Peel, Sir Robert 135
Peerages Act 1963 38
Pepper v Hart 106
Phillips of Worth Matravers, Lord 96, 102
Pickthorn, Sir Kenneth 106, 148, 150
Pitt, William 161
Plaid Cymru (PC) 169
Political and Constitutional Reform Committee, House of Commons 119, 123
Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill 79
Ponsonby, Arthur 44
Ponsonby Rule 445
Popper, Karl 7
Portillo, Michael 136
Powell, Charles 143
Powell, Enoch 52
Prescott, John 1435, 14950
President of the Supreme Court 92
prime minister 9, 33, 3541, 43, 468, 58, 60, 63, 72, 74, 845, 967, 116, 1202, 1246, 12845, 147, 14952, 1605
deputy 11617, 14152, 163
Prior, Jim 162
prisoner voting 21, 856
prorogation 48, 63, 65, 84, 97, 104, 1245
Public Administration Committee, House of Commons 44, 156
R. v Secretary of State for Employment [EOC case] 55
Raab, Dominic 145
Redlich, Josef 107
Rees-Mogg, Jacob 44
Rees-Mogg, Lord 57
referendums 9, 1011, 15, 51, 589, 6781, 111, 163, 16971, 173, 175, 178
Reform Acts 5
(1867) 38
Reform Bill 161
respective autonomy model 834, 8992, 98
Restoration (1660) 4
Richards, Peter 1556
Riddell, Peter 94
Rippon, Geoffrey 72
Rodger, Lord 103
Rome 135
Rome, Treaty of 52, 56
Rooker, Jeff 117
Roosevelt, Franklin D. 1
Rost v Edwards 105
Royal Commission on the Constitution 9, 70, 169, 180
Rudd, Amber 158
rule of law 6, 1830, 83
Rule of Law, The 25
Salisbury, Marquess of 6, 38, 68
Salisbury convention 334, 389
Samson, E. 105
Samuel, Sir Herbert 132
Scotland 813, 401, 59, 734, 77, 7980, 84, 86, 16874, 178, 1801
Scotland Act 45
(1998) 171
(2012) 171
(2016) 74, 171
Scotland and Wales Bill 162
Scotland Bill 40
Scottish Militia Bill 35
Scottish National Party (SNP) 122, 16971, 178, 181
Scottish Parliament 28, 401, 1701, 178
SDLP see Social Democratic and Labour Party
Sedgemore, Brian 165
Septennial Act 1715 115, 126
Sewel, Lord 40, 456
Sewel convention 401, 456, 178
Silk commission 171
Simcock, A. J. C. 1467
Simons, Jocelyn 90
Simson Caird, J. 92
Single European Act 523
Sinn Fein 1767
Smith, John 138
Smith, Owen 136
Smith of Kelvin, Lord 171
SNP see Scottish National Party
Snowden, Philip 1412
Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) 1767
socialist approach 11
Speaker, House of Commons 42, 57, 1078, 112, 119, 144, 173
Stevens, Robert 10
Stewart, Michael 145
Steyn, Lord 27, 29
Stockdale v Hansard 105
Strasbourg 85
Strathclyde, Lord 41
Strauss, George 104
Straw, Jack 84, 96, 162
Suez crisis 138
Sumption, Jonathan 95
Supreme Court
UK 10, 28, 48, 834, 88, 92, 95, 978, 1023
US 1, 20
Switzerland 678
Syria 39
Thatcher, Margaret 52, 57, 789, 117, 139
Thomas of Cwmgiedd, Lord 901
Thorburn v Sunderland City Council 25, 29
Thornton, S. 150
Thorpe, D. R. 146
Times, The 47, 55
treaty making 44, 513, 56, 168
Triennial Acts 115
Truss, Liz 96
Ulster Unionist Party (UUP) 176
Union and Devolution, The 173
USA 12, 20, 39, 67, 141
UUP see Ulster Unionist Party
Vaz, Keith 110
Victoria, Queen 34, 161
Vote Leave campaign 112
Wales 8, 9, 11, 13, 59, 734, 86, 16971, 1734, 178
Wales Act 2017 46, 171
Wallace, Robert 68
Walpole, Robert 129
Wellington, Duke of 135
Westland affair 159
West Lothian question 1712
Westminster model 5, 1112, 14, 16, 56, 64, 67, 70, 76, 80
Westminster, Palace of 868
whips 11011, 132, 164
Whitelaw, William 143
William III 35
Wilson case 89, 91, 106
Wilson, Harold 72, 78, 116, 131, 147, 1612
World Trade Organization (WTO) 77
Wright, Tony 117
WTO see World Trade Organization
Young, Alison 28

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