Trade Democracy

The aim of the Trade Bill is to preserve and ensure the continuity of the agreements that already exist with other countries via the EU in order to prevent disruption to existing trade and protect access to global markets for thousands of British businesses and people.

New Clause 11 tabled to the EU (Withdrawal) Bill at Report Stage

The majority of the UK electorate, however narrow that majority was, voted to leave the EU and so there is a democratic duty to deliver the result. This means that the UK will be leaving the EU in March 2019 and the EU (Withdrawal) Bill will help to ensure that this happens.

Amendment 7 - Updated

Thank you to constituents who have contacted me regarding amendment 7 to the EU (Withdrawal) Bill on approval of the final deal with the EU which was passed in December.