July 19, 2017

Brexit ‘exacerbates’ NI divisions, says House of Lords

190717The European Union Committee publishes its report on Brexit and devolution, concluding that on the day of Brexit, all powers currently exercised by the EU will ‘by default, be exercised in accordance with… pre-existing statutory provisions’. The Committee restates its previous conclusion that the unique circumstances of Northern Ireland will require unique, ‘flexible and imaginative solutions’. See the Centre for Cross Border Studies Brexit Briefing Paper ‘Flexible and Imaginative solutions’ here.

The full report from the European Union Committee is available below.

House of Lords EU Committee 190717