European Union (Withdrawal) Bill
The Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee considered the constitutional and legislative implications of the UK Government’s White Paper on the ‘Great Repeal Bill’ in April 2017. The Committee responded (PDF, 197KB) to the Procedure Committee of the House of Commons’ inquiry into delegated powers in the ‘Great Repeal Bill’ on 25 April 2017.
The Chairs of the External Affairs and Additional Legislation Committee, and the Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee attended an inter-parliamentary forum in Westminster on 12 October 2017. Read the statement (PDF, 43KB) issued by the Forum.
Evidence from the Public
Both Committees held a public consultation to gather evidence on this topic.
The Committees considered the way in which the Bill deals with:
Alongside these objectives the Committee has prepared suggested amendments (PDF, 83KB) to achieve its six objectives.
Business type: Committee Inquiry
Status: For consideration
First published: 08/09/2016