EVEL - definition and synonyms

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    English votes for English Laws: the idea that Scottish, Welsh and Northern Irish MPs should not be allowed to vote on laws that will affect only England

    The party holds 39.7% of the seats in the House of Commons. Under a system of English votes for English laws (EVEL) that would fall to 35.8%.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 20/12/2014