Proposed Official Language Status Legislative Competence Order
Pre-ballot Information: Outline Proposed Legislative Competence Order
Outline of proposed Order
The proposed Order would add a Matter, under Field 20 of Schedule 5 of the Government of Wales Act 2006 to provide for the establishment of a Languages Commissioner and to allow provision for Welsh as an official language in Wales.
Pre-ballot Information: Explanatory Memorandum
Policy Objectives of the Proposed Order
The purpose of the Order is to allow the National Assembly for Wales to pass a Measure to establish a Language Commissioner and to give the Welsh language official status in Wales.