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NDM7170 - No Named Day Motion Debate

Tabled on 22/10/2019 For debate on 22/10/2019

To propose that the National Assembly for Wales:

1. Does not agree to the UK Parliament enacting the Withdrawal Agreement Bill as introduced in the House of Commons.

2. Notes that the Welsh Government will lay a Legislative Consent Memorandum under Standing Order 29 to inform the Assembly’s formal consideration on consent in due course.

EU (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill


NNDM7170 - 1 Tabled on 22/10/2019

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To propose that the National Assembly for Wales:

1. Recognises that the people of Wales voted to leave the European Union in June 2016.

2. Notes that Her Majesty's Government has secured a deal with the European Union that will enable Wales, and the rest of the United Kingdom, to leave on the 31 October 2019.

3. Regrets the adverse impact that further delay and uncertainty will have on Welsh businesses, the public sector and other non-governmental organisations. 

4. Calls on the Welsh Government to support the UK Government as it seeks to enact legislation to deliver the UK's exit from the European Union by the 31 October 2019.

5. Believes that should the Withdrawal Agreement not receive the support of the UK Parliament a UK general election should be held. 

NNDM7170 - 2 Tabled on 22/10/2019

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Believes that, if the Withdrawal Agreement Bill leads to a no-deal Brexit, there should be a referendum on Welsh national sovereignty.

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