The Government has today published its White Paper on Legislating for the Withdrawal Agreement between the United Kingdom and the European Union. The paper sets out how the Government plans to implement the Withdrawal Agreement (currently being negotiated between the EU and UK under Article 50 of the Treaty of the European Union) into domestic law.   The focus of the White Paper is on is on those parts of the Withdrawal Agreement where the text is agreed, in particular citizens’ rights, the implementation period and the financial settlement.

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See also our existing Q&A on the Withdrawal Agreement here (which is part of our Brexit legal guide available here).