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Sunset Clause in United Kingdom

Sunset clause Meaning, as used in the UK Parliament

A provision in a Bill that gives it an expiry date once it is passed into law. Sunset clauses are included in legislation when it is felt that Parliament should have the chance to decide on its merits again after a fixed period.

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  • Article Name: Sunset Clause
  • Author: David Jane
  • Description: Sunset clause Meaning, as used in the UK Parliament A provision in a Bill that gives it an expiry date once it is passed [...]

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