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Choosing Scotland's Future: A National Conversation: Independence and Responsibility in the Modern World

DescriptionAn examination of the constitutional options.
Official Print Publication DateAugust 2007
Website Publication DateAugust 14, 2007


ISBN 978 0 7559 5493 3

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Foreword by the First Minister
1. Scotland's Parliament
2. Extending Scottish devolution
3. An independent Scotland
4. The changing constitution in the British Isles
5. Legislation and referendums
6. A National Conversation
Annex A Reservations in the Scotland Act 1998
Annex B Draft Referendum (Scotland) Bill

No man has a right to fix the boundary of the
march of a nation; no man has a right to say to his
country, "Thus far shalt thou go and no further".

Charles Stewart Parnell (1846-1891)