French translation of 'devolution'
Example Sentences Including 'devolution'
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It is therefore the anomaly in the devolution settlement.The Times Literary Supplement (2014)
Proposals to streamline the planning system, to go further with devolution and to improve broadband coverage were also welcomed by groups including the CBI.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The bill is being driven by the government 's provincial devolution agenda.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The review will take into account the increasing devolution of powers from Westminster to the regions as well as the growth in rail use.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Scottish devolution was not accompanied by the political upsets that had occurred in Wales.THE FOUR NATIONS: A History of the United Kingdom (2002)
For Scotland has been promised further devolution, including powers over taxation.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Local government devolution is autonomy on a leash.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Of course further devolution must include taxation.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
All three parties this year have been talking about the growing importance of local government and devolution.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Are we talking devolution to or devolution beyond local government?Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It was the period of the first surge of support for Scottish devolution.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Likely outcome Some further devolution to Scotland and another referendum on independence within a decade.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Only a quarter said that devolution of further powers to Scotland was important.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
PS Scottish devolution has brought out a lot of strangeness.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
That ensured the first defeat for a Budget in the ten years of Scottish devolution.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The two main parties maintain that Thursday's elections are proof of their commitment to the devolution of power.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
There has got to be a devolution of powers.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
There is, to be sure, a huge issue of accountability and another of devolution of power.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
There will then be further devolution to the islands.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
We have to sort out some sort of devolution settlement now.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
What they do is bring fairness to our devolution settlement and it is fairness that will secure the future of our Union.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Britain is on the threshold of some further degree of Scottish devolution.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Is it any surprise that in most parts of the world there is so much pressure for local government and devolution?Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Scotland is not crying out for further devolution.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Yet if anywhere in England should feel ripe for semi-detached regional devolution it would be us in the northeast.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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British English: devolution NOUN
Devolution is the transfer of some authority or power from a central organization or government to smaller organizations or government departments.
...the devolution of power to the regions.
Translation of devolution from the Collins English to French Dictionary