Plan to change Northern Irish law-making…

THE LibDems and Tories are proposing that the undemocratic way Westminster legislation for Northern Ireland is introduced should be changed. At the moment, it’s through “take it or leave it” Orders in Council – basically, Westminster laws are either passed for NI without any amendment, or they’re ditched. The new plan would mean laws could be amended, which would be an improvement, but one wonders why this is happening now…