Tag: Notification of Withdrawal

UK invokes Article 50

The UK On the 29 March 2017, Prime Minister Theresa May wrote to European Council President Donald Tusk to notify him of the UK’s intention to leave the EU. The letter was delivered by Sir Tim Barrow, the UK’s ambassador to the EU. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/prime-ministers-letter-to-donald-tusk-triggering-article-50 …. Today, therefore, I am writing to give effect to the […]

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 […]