MPs debate the Government's EU exit analysis

31 January 2018

MPs are to debate the Government's EU exit analysis in the House of Commons today, 31 January 2018. The subject for debate was chosen by the Opposition.

The debate is expected to start at 1pm after today's Ten Minute Rule Motion on Freedom of Information.

Motion for debate:

That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, That she will be graciously pleased to give directions that the EU exit analysis which was referred to in his response to an Urgent Question in the House on 30 January by the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union be provided to the Exiting the European Union Committee and made available to all Members on a confidential basis as a matter of urgency.

Transcripts of proceedings in the House of Commons Chamber are available three hours after they happen in House of Commons Hansard.

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About Opposition day debates

Opposition days are days allocated in the House of Commons in each session for the discussion of subjects chosen by the Opposition.

Seventeen days are at the disposal of the Leader of the Opposition, the leader of the largest opposition party, to decide which matters are debated. Three days are usually divided between the other opposition parties.

The Opposition generally use them to raise questions of policy and administration. Frequently, two separate subjects are debated on an opposition day.

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