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Method of publication for certain statements under the EU (Withdrawal) Act

Statement made on 3 July 2018

Statement UIN HCWS821

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The Withdrawal Act requires statements of the “good reasons” for creation of and penalties for any criminal offences under the key powers in the Act. On 25 April the Baroness-in-waiting, Baroness Goldie, committed that these statements would be made available to Parliament before any SI which creates a criminal offence is laid before Parliament. The mechanism for ensuring this has been agreed and, in line with that commitment, I am making this statement to inform members that those statements will be deposited, before the SI is laid, in the Libraries of both houses where they will form a document series deposited under the commitment in this statement.

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Department for Exiting the European Union
Method of publication for certain statements under the EU (Withdrawal) Act
Lord Callanan
Minister of State for Exiting the European Union
Conservative, Life peer
Statement made 4 July 2018
HLWS803
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