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England and Wales (Welsh: Cymru a Lloegr) is a legal jurisdiction covering England and Wales, two of the four constituent countries of the United Kingdom. England and Wales forms the constitutional successor to the former Kingdom of England and follows a single legal system, known as English law.

The devolved Welsh Parliament (Welsh: Senedd Cymru) – previously named the National Assembly of Wales – was created in 1999 by the Parliament of the United Kingdom under the Government of Wales Act 1998 and provides a degree of self-government in Wales. The powers of the Parliament were expanded by the Government of Wales Act 2006, which allows it to pass its own laws, and the Act also formally separated the Welsh Government from the Welsh Parliament. There is no equivalent body for England, which is directly governed by the Parliament and the government of the United Kingdom.