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Committee Details

Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee

Committee Details


  • The Committee will next meet on 4 November 2019.
  • The Committee has published its report (PDF 86KB) on the Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Birmingham Commonwealth Games Bill.
  • The Committee has published its report (PDF 134KB) on the Proposed Order in Council: The Government of Wales Act 2006 (Amendment) Order 2019.
  • The Committee has published its report (PDF 471KB) on the Children (Abolition of Defence of Reasonable Punishment) (Wales) Bill.
  • The Committee has published its report (PDF 1MB) on the Senedd and Elections (Wales) Bill (Stage 1).
  • The Committee has published a guide (pdf 238KB) to the scrutiny of regulations made under the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018.


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The committee was established on 15 June 2016 to carry out the functions of the responsible committee set out in Standing Order 21 (excluding Standing Orders 21.8 to 21.11*) and to consider any other constitutional, legislative or governmental matter within or relating to the competence of the Assembly or the Welsh Ministers, including the quality of legislation.


*The Committee’s remit was amended following a resolution in Plenary on 14 September 2016.


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Legislative Consent Memorandums

Current Inquiries

Assembly Bills currently under scrutiny

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Work completed by the Committee


Mick Antoniw (Chair)Dai Lloyd AM


Contact information

Clerk: Gareth Williams.

Postal address:
National Assembly for Wales
Cardiff Bay
CF99 1NA

Phone: 0300 200 6362




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