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Academics discuss devolution after Brexit

17 October 2017

The Committee on Exiting the European Union questions academics and lawyers on the provisions in the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill relating to devolution.

Witnesses

Tuesday 17 October 2017, Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House

At 9:45am

  • Laura Dunlop QC, Convenor of the Faculty of Advocates Law Reform Committee
  • Dr Jo Hunt, School of Law and Politics, Cardiff University
  • Dr Kamala Dawar, UK Trade Policy Observatory

Purpose of the session

This is the second formal evidence session of the Committee's inquiry into the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill.

This session explores what implications the EU (Withdrawal) Bill has for the devolution settlements in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. In particular, the Committee considers the significance of the repatriation of EU competencies for common frameworks and trade. 

Further information

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