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European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Act 2017

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Mr David Davis
Department for Exiting the European Union
Lord Bridges of Headley
Department for Exiting the European Union

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Act of Parliament

House Act Date
European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Act 2017 ch.9 16.03.2017

Latest news on the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Act 2017

Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 16 March. The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).

Summary of the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Act 2017

A Bill to confer power on the Prime Minister to notify, under Article 50(2) of the Treaty on European Union, the United Kingdom’s intention to withdraw from the EU.

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