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The Great Repeal Bill White Paper, which sets out the Government’s plans for UK’s legislation once the country has left the EU, has now been published. The NFDA is now looking closely at the document.
The Bill breaks down the UK’s departure from the EU into three key components:
Firstly, the bill will repeal the European Communities Act (ECA), ending the supremacy of EU law over UK law, thus returning power to UK institutions.
Second, the Bill will convert EU law as it stands at the moment of exit into UK law before we leave the EU. This allows businesses to continue operating knowing the rules have not changed significantly overnight. It will provide fairness to individuals, whose rights and obligations will not be subject to sudden change. It also ensures that it will be up to the UK Parliament (and, where appropriate, the devolved legislatures) to amend, repeal or improve any piece of EU law (once it has been brought into UK law) at the appropriate time once we have left the EU.
Finally, the Bill will create powers to make secondary legislation. This will enable corrections to be made to the laws that would otherwise no longer operate appropriately once we have left the EU, so that the UK’s legal system continues to function correctly outside the EU. It will also enable domestic law, once left the EU, to reflect the content of any withdrawal agreement under Article 50.