Brexit bill

MPs will be given a final vote on the Brexit deal agreed in Brussels, the government announced this afternoon – just hours before it faces a backbench rebellion over the latest stage of its Withdrawal Bill. Brexit bill secretary David Davis confirmed this afternoon that the government would put a withdrawal agreement and implementation bill to the Commons once talks are concluded with the EU27. The new bill will include the agreement on citizens’ rights, any financial settlement and the details of an implementation period agreed between both sides, although details will not become clear until a deal is in place. We have always said we will do whatever is necessary to prepare for our exit, including bringing forward further legislation, and that is exactly what we are doing.

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Brexit is

While the country reflects on one of the most seismic political events Britain has experienced in peacetime, David Cameron closes the day knowing his time as Prime Minister is set to come to a dramatic end. The sun sets on a day in politics which had begun with Mr Cameron flanked by his wife Samantha in Downing Street as both fought back tears and brexit is spoke of how he had been ‘proud’ to serve as PM for the past six years. Mr Cameron said it would not be right for him to be the ‘captain of the ship’ while the UK negotiated its exit from the EU. And as voters changed the course of history, one of those who reigned victorious was former London Mayor Boris Johnson, who set out his claim that Britain now had an opportunity to re-establish itself on the world stage – and consequently made a pitch to be Prime Minister of a new ‘great’ Britain outside the EU.

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United kingdom eu

Here is an easy-to-understand guide to Brexit – beginning with the basics, then a look at the negotiations, followed by a selection of answers to questions we’ve been sent. The UK has voted to leave the European Union. It is scheduled to depart at 11pm UK time on Friday 29 March, 2019. The UK and EU have provisionally agreed on the three “divorce” issues of how much the UK owes the EU, what happens to the Northern Ireland border and what happens to UK citizens living elsewhere in the EU united kingdom eu EU citizens living in the UK.

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