Flashcards in Primary Sources of Law 1: Legislation Deck (5)
Name some 'Constiturional Provisions.'
- Bill of Rights 1689: Relationship between King and Parliament
- Act of Settlement 1701:
- Treaty of Union 1707:
- Treaty of Rome 1857: (European Communities Act 1972) Piece of legislation that allowed UK to become members of the EU.
- Scotland Act 1998:
- European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018
What is the most authoritative rule of law?
(primary) Legislation, acts of Parliament (written law)
What can't be challenged?
Name some examples of 'Primary Legislation'
- 14th century-1707: Acts of the Parliament of Scotland ("APS")
-1707-1800: Acts of the Parliament of Great Britain
-1800 to date: Acts of the Parliament of the United Kingdom:
Public General Acts
-Legislation from the European Union
-Acts of the Scottish Parliament (“ASP”)
Not subordinate legislation, but sui generis: AXA Insurance, Petrs 2011 SLT 1061;  UKSC 46