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Devolution - the Northern Ireland experience

Paul Carmichael

Devolution - the Northern Ireland experience

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Published by School of Public Policy, Economics and Law, University of Ulster in Jordanstown, Antrim .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Decentralization in government -- Northern Ireland.,
  • Local government -- Northern Ireland.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    StatementPaulCarmichael.
    SeriesUlster papers in public policy and management -- no.61.
    ContributionsUniversity of Ulster. School of Public Policy, Economics and Law.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination25p. ;
    Number of Pages25
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17383459M

    This book explains devolution today in terms of the evolution of past structures of government in the component parts of the United Kingdom. Available in paperback for the first time, it highlights the importance of the English dimension and the role that England’s Cited by: The status of social security in Northern Ireland’s devolution settlement has always been complex. Technically a fully devolved matter under the Government of Ireland Act and Northern Ireland Act , in practice policy has always adhered very closely . Devolution will mean big changes for Whitehall, which is likely to face pressure for the Scottish parliament and Welsh assembly to have their own civil service, as in Northern Ireland. The most controversial impact will be on Westminster.


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Local Tax Reform in Scotland: Fiscal Decentralisation or Political Solution?, Kenneth Gibb and Linda Christie / 4. Synopsis This edited book, written by a collection of scholars with an interest in Northern Ireland, tracks its uneasy experience with devolution following the optimistic political period associated with the Belfast (Good Friday) Agreement.

The volume brings together researchers from the Format: Hardcover. But Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland had administrative devolution long before they had legislatures (Greer and Jarman ).

There never was one UK National Health Service, for example: the Scottish NHS was always a separate entity managed by the Scottish by: 1.