European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill

Explanatory Notes


Overview of the Bill

1 The European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill ("the Bill") has 2 clauses. A summary of, and background to, the Bill is provided below.

2 The Bill would give the Prime Minister power to notify the European Council of the United Kingdom’s intention to withdraw from the European Union.

 

Prepared 25th January 2017