The Parliamentary Monitor

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NEWS. REVIEW. Westminster. Archer's. targets. Interviewed exclusively in this
month's Parliamentary Monitor, Jeffrey Archer has said that David Cameron is
entirely right to resist making serious policy commitments until nearer to the next
general election. When asked whether he thought that Labour would seize upon
any popular announcements made by Cameron, Archer replied: "Oh yes - that's
the problem he has been facing ...

Global Parliamentary Report

Author: Greg Power
Publisher: Inter-Parliamentary Union
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The second section highlights how public pressure is resulting in restrictions to
the parliamentary mandate itself – reforms that limit what MPs can and cannot do,
such as term limits, incompatibilities and codes of conduct. The third section
examines the rise of parliamentary monitoring organizations (PMOs), such as
AFLI, that monitor and act as an external arbiter of the work of politicians. The
final part looks briefly at how communication technologies are providing new
forms of public ...

State Of Human Rights And Democracy In Europe

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Overview of the evolution of the Assembly's monitoring procedure i. From the
Halonen Order to the creation of the Monitoring Committee 9. The creation of the
Monitoring Committee was the culmination of a long process of reflection with a
view to establishing an effective parliamentary monitoring procedure. This
process started in 1993 when the Parliamentary Assembly was the first body of
the Council of Europe to set up a monitoring mechanism. 1 0. Following the fall of
the Berlin ...

Benchmarking And Self Assessment For Parliaments

Author: Mitchell O'Brien
Publisher: World Bank Publications
ISBN: 1464803285
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Benefits of Greater collaboration between pmos and parliaments on normative
Frameworks Given their shared interest in strengthening parliamentary
performance, PMOs and parliaments alike could benefit from increased
collaboration on developing normative frameworks for democratic parliaments.
From the PMO perspective, engaging parliaments internationally in discussions
of normative frameworks helps to legitimize civil society's right to monitor
parliamentary work and to have ...

The Politics Of Belgium

Author: Marleen Brans
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ISBN: 131799003X
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In comparison with the powerful inter- and intraparty tools that parties use to
monitor the government, the traditional tools for parliamentary monitoring of the
executive (legislation and various oversight devices) seem quite ineffective (De
Winter 1998). In parliamentary systems, Parliament can monitor government
behaviour through the role it plays in government legislation (including budget
bills). An even more powerful steering tool is for Parliament to pass its own
legislation. In spite ...

Evaluating Laws And Regulations The Case Of The Chilean Chamber Of Deputies

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
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The main methods used by the PCA in legislative evaluation are: • It provides
support for parliament's monitoring activities through scientific assessments and
evaluates the concepts, implementation and impact of the measures taken by the
federal authorities. • Such evaluations are more comprehensive than those that
are carried out as part of parliamentary oversight. They include monitoring the
application of legislation by the bodies responsible and the soundness of the
legislation ...

The Palgrave Handbook Of National Parliaments And The European Union

Author: Claudia Hefftler
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 1137289147
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Thishas severely undermined parliament's power, and its government scrutiny
function, making De Winter and Dumont (2006,p.965) concludethat 'in
comparison withthe powerfulinter and intraparty tools that parties use to monitor
the government, the traditionaltools for parliamentary monitoring ofthe executive (
legislation and various oversight devices) seem quite ineffective'. Facedwith the
predominance of thegovernment andthe politicalparties, parliaments in Belgium
are ...

The Parliamentary Debates

Author: Great Britain. Parliament
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HENWOOD'S SEA-GOING MONITORS. QUESTIONS. Ma. HANBURY - TRACY
said, that the noble Lord the Secretary to the Admiralty in his speech last March
had made certain statements with regard to Mr. Henwood's plans which had
given pain to that gentleman, and he therefore wished to give the noble Lord the
opportunity of explaining or qualifying those statements in any particulars which
might seem to him desirable. The hon. Member read some extracts from the
speech ...

The Parliamentary Debates Authorized Edition

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Parliament. feeling more general when the British troops left theisland,than that
that constitution could not stand. Those who formed it affected to take the British
constitution for their model; and he believed they took measure of the table on
which he was then leaning, so determined were they to be correct, even in the ...
constitutions, or who wished England to become the constant monitor of other
states, ready on all occasions to carry remonstrances to the thrones of foreign
sovereigns.

Delegation And Accountability In Parliamentary Democracies

Author: Kaare Strøm
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199291601
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In comparison with the powerful inter- and intraparty tools that parties use to
monitor the government, the traditional tools for parliamentary monitoring of the
executive (legislation and various oversight devices) seem quite ineffective (De
Winter 1998a). In parliamentary systems, Parliament can monitor government
behaviour through the role it plays in government legislation (including budget
bills). An even more powerful steering tool is for Parliament to pass its own
legislation. In spite ...