Prof Hazell said, "Now that devolution is hotting up Whitehall needs to meet devolution issues
THE independent commission that will look at devolution issues
affecting Wales will not start work until the autumn, it emerged last night.
This network will play a key role in ensuring that devolution issues
are further embedded in the policy and decision-making process across Whitehall.
He said: "In the wake of the vote there will need to be a constitutional convention to look at the powers, not least the fiscal powers, of the constituent powers of the United Kingdom, and at the English dimension which, so far, is the dog that has barely barked on devolution issues
Mr Williams said the Barnett Formula was not part of the all-party Silk Commission, which is looking at wider devolution issues
Phil Taylor, who advises Northern Ireland Secretary Mr Hain on devolution issues
across the water, is to step down from his position to concentrate on his boss' race for the number two position.