How laws are made - video

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Ages: Age 11-14, Age 14-16, Age 16-19

Subjects: Citizenship, Law, PSHE

Topics: Making laws

Resource Types: Video

Description

Introduce your students to the legislative process with this three-minute overview of how bills become laws.

 

Time required: 3 minutes

Learning outcomes

Students will

  • Learn about the role of the House of Commons, the House of Lords and the monarch in passing laws
  • Understand key terms including: bill, law, Act of Parliament, Royal Assent, amendment
  • Learn about the importance of discussion, debate and detailed scrutiny as part of the legislative process

 

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