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West Lothian question

- This asks whether Scottish, Welsh or Northern Irish MP's have the same right to vote at Westminster as English MP's on matters concerning England, while English MP's cannot vote on matters affecting only the devolved assemblies.


How to solve the West Lothian question

- Greater devolution to England


Does English votes for English laws solve this problem?

- No. It does not resolve the question and makes Scottish MP's second class representatives at Westminster, weakening the unity of the UK.