European Union (Approvals) Bill

Explanatory Notes

Annex A – Territorial extent and application in the United Kingdom

All the provisions in the Bill extend to the whole of the United Kingdom. None of the provisions are within the legislative competence of the Scottish Parliament, the National Assembly for Wales or the Northern Ireland Assembly. No Legislative Consent Motions are needed. 1

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?

Clause 1: Approval of draft decisions under Article 352 of TFEU

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

Clause : Extent, commencement and short title

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

1 References in this Annex to a provision being within the legislative competence of the Scottish Parliament, the National Assembly for Wales or the Northern Ireland Assembly are to the provision being within the legislative competence of the relevant devolved legislature for the purposes of Standing Order No. 83J of the Standing Orders of the House of Commons relating to Public Business.

 

Prepared 11th October 2017