This post looks at the other side of the same coin, namely, the mechanisms which the Bill provides for Parliament (and, in outline, the devolved legislatures) to scrutinise such legislation before it becomes law.
The European Union Bill (formerly known as the Great Repeal Bill) was introduced to the House of Commons and given its First Reading on Thursday 13 July 2017
The GRB has been published.
The (Great) Repeal Bill will be published this Thursday, 13 July.
Events this week have raised again the question of what sort of Brexit the Government is seeking.
Wednesday’s Queen Speech was dominated by Brexit (even the Queen’s hat was EU themed). Eight of the 24 proposed Bills and draft Bills in the Speech related to the UK’s exit from the EU.