Month: October 2018

Political Pragmatism and Constitutional Principle: The European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018

In a new journal article, Stephen Tierney and I consider the constitutional implications of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018

Parliamentary control over Brexit-related delegated legislation: An important Government climbdown

After digging in its heels, the House of Commons Procedure Committee has extracted an undertaking from the Government that the process of scrutinising Brexit-related secondary legislation will function as parliamentarians had envisaged when the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 was being enacted