Immigration and Social Security Co-ordination (EU Withdrawal) Bill

Explanatory Notes

Annex A - Territorial extent and application in the United Kingdom

The provisions of the Bill extend to the whole of the United Kingdom. The Bill includes a clause to enable provisions of, and amendments made by, Part 1 of the Bill (and clauses 6 and 9 of Part 3, to the extent relating to Part 3) to be extended to the Crown Dependencies and British Overseas Territories by Order in Council. In addition, amendments of legislation made by regulations made under clause 4 may extend to the Channel Islands, the Isle of Man and the British Overseas Territories, where that legislation already extends directly to those territories.

The information provided is the view of the UK Government.

Provision

Extends to E & W and applies to England?

Extends to E & W and applies to Wales?

Extends and applies to Scotland?

Extends and applies to Northern Ireland?

Would corresponding provision be within the competence of the National Assembly for Wales?

Would corresponding provision be within the competence of the Scottish Parliament?

Would corresponding provision be within the competence of the Northern Ireland Assembly?

Legislative Consent Motion needed?

Clauses 1 to 4, 6 to 9, and Schedule 1

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

Clause 5 and Schedules 2 and 3

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes - the Scottish Parliament will have competence to amend limited elements of the retained Social Security Co-ordination Regulations.

Yes - the Northern Ireland Assembly will have competence to amend limited elements of the retained Social Security Co-ordination Regulations.

Yes

 

Prepared 4th March 2020