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Brexit: EU repeal bill wins first Commons vote

September 12, 2017 12:52 am0 comments
Brexit: EU repeal bill wins first Commons vote

Media playback is unsupported on your device The government’s bid to extract the UK from EU law in time for Brexit has passed its first parliamentary test. MPs backed the EU Withdrawal Bill by 326 votes to 290 despite critics warning that it represented a “power grab” by ministers. The […]

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Brexit: Repeal Bill to be published by the government

July 12, 2017 7:39 pm0 comments
Brexit: Repeal Bill to be published by the government

The minister in charge of the UK’s EU exit says he will “work with anyone” to secure Brexit as he publishes a bill to end the supremacy of Brussels law. Known as the Repeal Bill, the legislation will transpose EU law into UK law so the same rules apply on […]

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Brexit sovereignty plan set out in Great Repeal Bill

March 30, 2017 12:03 am0 comments
Brexit sovereignty plan set out in Great Repeal Bill

The government is due to set out how it plans to remove EU law from the statute book when it publishes details of its Great Repeal Bill later. Having formally triggered Brexit, ministers are promising a “smooth and stable transition” with legislation ending the supremacy of EU judges. It will […]

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Brexit: May to introduce EU repeal bill in Queen's Speech

October 1, 2016 5:50 pm0 comments
Brexit: May to introduce EU repeal bill in Queen's Speech

Theresa May has said she is to introduce a “Great Repeal Bill” in the next Queen’s Speech which will overturn the act which took the UK into the EU. It will remove the European Communities Act from the statute book and end the supremacy of EU law. The government will […]

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