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Consultation on Electoral Reform

Consultation on Electoral Reform

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

ISBN: 9781788514934

This is the Scottish Government's consultation on Electoral Reform. The Scottish Government is committed to ensure access to democratic participation for all citizens.

Executive Summary

 

This is the Scottish Government's consultation on Electoral Reform. The Scottish Government is committed to ensure access to democratic participation for all citizens.

 

The Scottish Parliament recently gained new powers over the conduct of Scottish Parliamentary elections and electoral registration, alongside its existing devolved responsibility for local government elections. These new powers create new opportunities and so this is the ideal time to find out how what kind of electoral reforms the people of Scotland would like to see.