Legislatures around the world have been challenged by the 2019 novel coronavirus pandemic. Questions have arisen about parliaments’ operation during the pandemic, their role in combating covid-19, and their relationship with the executive and other state actors. This editorial introduces the special issue on ‘Legislatures in the Time of Covid-19’ and offers an overview of its rich array of articles.
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||Theory and Practice of Legislation|
|State||Published - 3 May 2020|
Bibliographical noteFunding Information:
Ittai Bar-Siman-Tov is grateful for a research grant from the Israel National Institute for Health Policy Research [grant number #2020/553].
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