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Section 1.3. This Constitution and its provisions will have binding force on all authorities and persons throughout Scotland. All Acts of Parliament, treaties, regulations and other laws, whether enacted past, present or future, to the extent that they are incompatible with this Constitution, will be void and without effect.

Proposed Amendments to Section

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Original Version

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    Administrator #1  •  2020-08-16 22:04:20

    Section 1.3. Section 1.3. This Constitution and its provisions will have binding force on all authorities and persons throughout Scotland. All Acts of Parliament, treaties, regulations and other laws, whether enacted past, present or future, to the extent that they are incompatible with this Constitution, will be void and without effect.

Proposed Amendment to Section 1.3.

  • gayle miller

    Rewording of subsection

    Section 1.3. The Constitution and its provisions will be binding on the government and all legislatures throughout Scotland. Any Act of Parliament, treaty, regulation and other law, incompatible with the Constitution will be void and without effect.

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Proposed Amendment to Section 1.3.

  • Caledonialan

    Rewording

    Section 1.3. The acts of all persons and authorities throughout Scotland must be consistent with this Constitution. Any legislative, judicial or executive act, including the ratification of any international agreement, shall be without effect to the extent that it is incompatible with this Constitution.

    1 vote  |  I agree 1
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