European Union (Withdrawal) Bill Published

On 13 July 2017, the UK government published the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill. The Bill seeks to ensure that, as far as is possible, the same rules will apply once the UK leaves the EU, while giving UK Parliament the power to change them in the future. A press release is available.

Commission publish Brexit factsheet

On 12 July 2017, the European Commission published a factsheet on the state of play of Article 50 negotiations with the UK. The fact sheet provides answers to a number of questions on the negotiation process. A linked webpage is also available, providing further information on Brexit negotiations.