This Debate Pack has been prepared for the Westminster Hall Debate on Thursday 21 July 2016 at 1.30pm initiated by Ian Murray MP. The debate is on the motion: That this House has considered devolved governments and negotiations on the UK leaving the EU:, Westminster Hall The subject for this debate was determined by the Chairman of Ways and Means.

Summary

The role of the devolved administrations in Brexit preparation is as uncertain at the moment as the role of the Westminster Parliament, but the new Prime Minister has pledged that the devolved administrations will be involved in the Brexit preparations – the question is: how?

  • Commons Debate Pack CDP-2016-0149
  • Authors: Paul Bowers, Sarah Priddy, Vaughne Miller
  • Topics: Devolution, Parliament