to be moved
on third reading
LORD WALLACE OF TANKERNESS
Leave out Clause 2 and insert the following new Clause—
In section 28 of the Scotland Act 1998 (Acts of the Scottish Parliament) at the
“(8) But it is recognised that the Parliament of the United Kingdom will
not normally legislate—
(a) with regard to devolved matters, or
(b) to alter the legislative competence of the Scottish Parliament
or the executive competence of the Scottish Ministers,
without the consent of the Scottish Parliament.
(9) The application of subsection (8) shall not be questioned in any
court of law.
(10) For the purposes of subsection (8), the words “devolved matters”
means any matter not reserved to the United Kingdom Parliament
under this Act.””