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Constitution Committee - Twelfth Report
Referendums in the United Kingdom

Here you can browse the report which was ordered by the House of Lords to be printed 17 March 2010.


Terms of Reference

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Referendums—Arguments for and against

Chapter 3: Referendums on constitutional issues

Chapter 4: Other uses of referendums

Chapter 5: The referendum campaign: practical issues  

Chapter 6: Conclusion

Chapter 7: Summary of Recommendations

Appendix 1: Select Committee on the Constitution

Appendix 2: List of Witnesses

Appendix 3: International experience of referendums

Oral Evidence

Oral Evidence, 6 January 2010

Oral Evidence, 13 January 2010

Oral Evidence, 20 January 2010

Oral Evidence, 27 January 2010

Oral Evidence, 3 February 2010

Oral Evidence, 10 February 2010

Written Evidence

NOTE: References in the text of the report are as follows:

(Q) refers to a question in oral evidence

(p) refers to a page of written evidence

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