Brexit Becomes Law
January 24, 2020 | EU | No Comments|
The final formality for the withdrawal bill was confirmed when Queen Elizabeth II gave royal assent. PM Boris Johnson yesterday praised the legislation, saying “we have done it” after it was ratified by UK lawmakers.
The UK moved a step closer to its January 31 exit date from the European Union on Thursday when Queen Elizabeth II gave her formal assent to Brexit legislation ratified by British lawmakers the day prior.
Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons, Nigel Evans, declared the Withdrawal Agreement Act had received the royal approval, meaning there are no more significant obstacles prior to next week’s departure.
And today, the UK withdrawal signed by Charles Michel and Ursula von der Leyen, president of EU Commission