- The Committee will next meet on Monday
24 June. The
agenda has now been published.
- On Wednesday 19 June, the Chair
wrote (PDF, 188KB) to the Counsel General and Brexit Minister
about Brexit preparedness in Wales.
- On Friday 24 May, the Committee
published its third report on international agreements:
Report on the agreement on trade in goods between Iceland, Norway
and the UK (PDF, 164KB).
- On Friday 22 March, the Committee
published its second report on international agreements:
Agreements considered on 18 March 2019 (PDF,
- On Friday 8 March, the Committee
published its report:
The Trade Bill – second report on legislative consent and
associated issues (PDF, 196KB).
- The Committee published its report:
Wales’ future relationship with Europe and the world
(PDF, 2MB) on Thursday 21 February. The Welsh Government
responded (PDF, 491KB) to the report on 24 April 2019. The
report and response was debated in Plenary on
Wednesday 1 May 2019.
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Committee was established on 28 June 2016. On 15 September 2016 its remit was
(a) to examine the implications for Wales of
the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union and to
ensure Welsh interests are safeguarded during the withdrawal
process, in any new relationship with the European Union and in the
intra-UK post-withdrawal arrangements for relevant policy, finance
(b) to coordinate activity across Assembly
committees in relation to point (a) above.
(c) to carry out the functions of the
responsible committee under Standing Orders 21.8 to 21.11, with a
consequential change to the remit of the Constitutional and
Legislative Affairs Committee;
(d) to consider any other matter, including
legislation, referred to it by the Business Committee.