Briefing on the EU (Withdrawal) Bill and devolution, ahead of days 4 and 5 of Committee Stage.Read More
Submission to the Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee's inquiry into devolution and the EU (Withdrawal) BillRead More
Briefing on Unlock Democracy's reccomendations for amending the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill.Read More
We have produced a Guide to Lobbying in Scotland. It takes you on a walking tour of some of Edinburgh's commercial lobbying agencies; corporate in-house lobbying teams; industry bodies, think tanks; law firms; management consultants and charities, all of whom are trying to influence government decisions.
It asks that the Scottish government introduce a decent register of lobbyists.Read More
This paper makes the case for an English Devolution Enabling Act. The purpose is to make a contribution to the existing debate about how to introduce greater self-governance to England, alongside other valuable interventions already made in this area, including the ‘Illustrative draft Code for central and local government’, issued by the House of Commons Political and Constitutional Reform Committee.Read More
Unlock Democracy's submission to the Political and Constitutional Reform Committee's inquiry on the future of devolution after the referendumRead More
This paper examines how a process of constitution-making should take place in the light of the Scottish Independence Referendum. It sets out the options, gathers evidence from around the world on how those options might work, and weighs the advantages and disadvantages of each alternative.Read More