However, some subordinate legislation does not have to be laid before the Assembly. Commencement orders (i.e. subordinate legislation that specifies a date when primary legislation comes into force) usually are not subject to any formal procedure and do not have to be laid before the Assembly. The Welsh Ministers notify the Committee of commencement orders / regulations, but they are not usually scrutinised by the Committee.
Business type: Subordinate Legislation
Reason considered: Assembly Business;
Status: For consideration
First published: 04/08/2016
Decision due: Meeting Date by Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee