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What is the legislative body in England?

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01/23/2016

Parliament Which consists of two houses - the House of Commons (lower house) and the House of Lords (upper house) and is therefore a bicameral system. In addition legislation needs Royal assent from the Sovereign In effect politically the House of Commons has the power, the House of Lords has limited powers and the Sovereign acts on advice from his/her ministers.

Parliament.

For all practical purposes, the House of Commons makes the laws in the Untied Kingdom.