Four proposed EU (Withdrawal) Act secondary legislation recommended for further debate in the House
7 September 2018
The European Statutory Instruments Committee recommends four proposed EU (Withdrawal) Act secondary legislation for further debate in the House.
During the Committee's meeting on 5 September the Committee discussed the first 24 proposed negative statutory instruments laid by the Government. Of these 24 the Committee recommended that 4 four should be upgraded to the affirmative procedure, and be discussed by Members before passing in to law:
- The European Research Infrastructure Consortium (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018
- The Flags (Northern Ireland) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018
- The Postal and Parcel Services (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018
- The Trade Barriers (Revocation)(EU Exit) Regulations 2018
The full report with the Committee's recommendations can be found here.
The Committee will next meet on the 12 September and thereafter weekly when the House is sitting. A list of the instruments to be considered at this meeting can be found here. If you would like to contribute with comments on a specific proposed negative currently in front of the Committee, you can email us on ESIC@parliament.uk.
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