The EU Home Affairs Sub-Committee takes evidence from Rob Wainwright, Executive Director of Europol, on the proposed UK-EU security treaty. The session will cover the practical and legal challenges for negotiating a security treaty with the EU, as well as what such a treaty might cover.
Wednesday 7 March, Committee Room 3, Palace of Westminster
- Rob Wainwright, Executive Director, Europol
- Can you give us an overview of Europol’s current direction of travel and the main challenges you face?
- In the event that the UK leaves the EU without any deal in place on police cooperation, what does the UK stand to lose? How likely is this outcome?
- To what extent does the Government’s redline on CJEU jurisdiction limit the post-Brexit options available to the UK for police cooperation?