What Happens If The Withdrawal Agreement Is Passed

No new clauses or amendments were adopted by MPs, who also rejected the amendments in the House of Lords. The agreement covers issues such as money, civil rights, border regulation and dispute settlement. It also includes a transition period and an overview of the future relationship between the UK and the EU. It was published on 14 November 2018 and was the result of the Brexit negotiations. The agreement was approved by the heads of state and government of the remaining 27 EU countries[9] and the British government of Prime Minister Theresa May, but met with resistance in the British Parliament, whose approval was required for ratification. The consent of the European Parliament would also have been required. On 15 January 2019, the House of Commons rejected the Withdrawal Agreement by 432 votes to 202. [10] The House of Commons again rejected the agreement on March 12, 2019 by a vote of 391 to 242[11] and rejected on March 29, 2019. March 2019 a third time with 344 to 286 votes…

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