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How do Bills become law?

Post by: 20/04/2018 0 comments 1797 views

This video discusses the means through which bills, policy and general legislation become law in the UK.

Video Information

This video covers:

  • Bills must pass through both Houses.
  • There are different procedures for both Houses.
  • Yet once a bill has been approved by both Houses, it then gains Royal Assent and becomes law.
Information for Teachers

Teachers can use this video as an introductory tool for students, at the start of a lesson, or as a summary at the end.

The video provides a sound summary of main topic areas and covers key points, including:

  • The systems of checks that Parliament emplaces to ensure accountability.
  • The procedures to scrutinise bills in Parliament.

With thanks to

  • Lord Norton
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