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European Banking Authority: Scotland

Question for Department for Exiting the European Union

UIN 71579, tabled on 21 April 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, what assessment his Department has made of the effect on the Scottish health and life science sectors and wider economy of the European Medicines Agency headquarters leaving the UK.

Answered on

27 April 2017

The future of our relationship with the European Medicines Agency, and any potential effects on the wider health and life sciences sector, is subject to the outcome of the withdrawal negotiations. We have been clear that we will secure a deal that works for the entire United Kingdom.