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Resources tagged with "EU Law"
The 'General Power of Competence' in the Localism Act: Devolving Democracy or the End of Accountability?October 14 2012 | Conference papers
The Localism Act is intended to give 'new freedom and flexibility' to local government, increase the power of communities and individuals, and to reform the planning and housing systems to enable decisions to be taken at a local level. Is this the unfettering of local government from central control, or the end of accountability?
July 14 2011 | Conference papers
The paper provides considerations on the international law and comparative law, and when it is relevant to apply them in practice in the UK, including incorporation of international treaties and customary international law into domestic law and the direct applicability of the EU Treaty.