David Davis MP questioned on Brexit

14 March 2017

The Exiting the European Union Committee hears from David Davis MP, Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union. This is the second time the Secretary of State appears before the Committee, and the first time since the Prime Minister's Lancaster House speech and the publication of the White Paper on the UK's exit from and new partnership with the European Union.


Wednesday 15 March 2017, Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House

At 9.15am

  • Rt Hon. David Davis MP, Secretary of State, Department for Exiting the European Union
  • Olly Robbins, Permanent Secretary, Department for Exiting the European Union

Purpose of the session

The Committee's questioning focuses on:

  • Readiness for triggering Article 50 and negotiations for the UK to leave the EU
  • The priorities for the Government as set out in the White Paper
  • The Great Repeal Bill and how the Government is preparing to ensure a smooth and orderly exit from the EU

Further information

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