Tag: First Reading

European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill

The European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill has started it’s journey through Parliament. The First Reading was held on Thursday 19 December following the State Opening of Parliament after the Queens Speech. Details of the Bill and its progress can be found on Parliament’s website at https://services.parliament.uk/Bills/2019-20/europeanunionwithdrawalagreement.html and a copy of the Bill is available at […]

Notification of Withdrawal Bill

As a result of the decision of the Supreme Court requiring Parliamentary approval to invoke Article 50, the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill 2016-17 was introduced to Parliament by David Davis on 26 January 2017. https://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/bills/cbill/2016-2017/0132/17132.pdf Other documents can be found at http://services.parliament.uk/bills/2016-17/europeanunionnotificationofwithdrawal/documents.html A briefing paper from the House of Commons Library is available […]