Losing confidence: The Fixed-term Parliaments Act and the next election

Document type
Discussion paper
Author(s)
Laws, Stephen
Publisher
Policy Exchange
Date of publication
2 September 2019
Subject(s)
Legislation
Collection
Social welfare
Material type
Reports

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This discussion paper examines the implications for the parliamentary constitution if the government loses a no confidence vote ahead of the October 31st deadline for leaving the EU.

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