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Bill documents — European Union (Withdrawal) Bill 2017-19

Bills

Full text of the Bill as introduced and further versions of the Bill as it is reprinted to incorporate amendments (proposals for change) made during its passage through Parliament.

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 005 2017-19, as introduced | PDF version, 303KB 13.07.2017

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Commons Bill 005 2017-19-EN, as introduced | PDF version, 703KB 13.07.2017

Delegated Powers Memoranda

The Government provide a delegated powers memorandum for all public (including hybrid) bills to justify the delegation of powers, usually to Ministers, in the bill.

House Delegated Powers Memorandum Date
Commons Delegated Powers Memorandum (PDF, 602KB) 13.07.2017

Amendment papers

Full list of amendment papers relating to the Bill. Individual amendment papers will be replaced with consolidated lists before the amendments are discussed.

House Amendment Paper Date
Commons Notices of Amendments as at Thursday 14th September 2017 | PDF version, 364KB 15.09.2017
Commons Notices of Amendments as at Wednesday 13th September 2017 | PDF version, 346KB 14.09.2017
Commons Notices of Amendments as at Tuesday 12th September 2017 | PDF version, 353KB 13.09.2017
Commons Notices of Amendments as at Monday 11th September 2017 | PDF version, 338KB 12.09.2017

Briefing papers

House of Commons Library and House of Lords Library briefing papers aim to be politically impartial, containing factual information as well as a range of opinions on each subject. Briefing papers on Bills are produced before Second Reading and, in the Commons, after Committee Stage.

House Briefing papers Date
Commons Briefing Paper on Second Reading 05.09.2017

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