Event: The EU (Withdrawal) Bill: Principles, Powers and Parliaments

12 September 2017, 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, London

The day after the EU (Withdrawal) Bill is due to receive its second reading in the House of Commons and shortly before the Bill enters its committee stage for detailed consideration, this major one-day public event brings together leading parliamentarians and legal and constitutional specialists from across the UK to discuss the critical issues raised by the Bill and its prospects in the UK’s parliaments and assemblies.

The event will feature a keynote address from a representative of the Department for Exiting the European Union; a panel of leading parliamentarians from Westminster and the devolved legislatures; and expert panels on delegated powers, rights and enforcement, and devolution issues.

Confirmed speakers include:

Professor Catherine Barnard, University of Cambridge
Professor Mark Elliott, University of Cambridge
Dr Ruth Fox, Director, Hansard Society
Professor Colin Harvey, Queen’s University Belfast
Dr Jo Hunt, University of Cardiff
Lord Lisvane, former Clerk, House of Commons
Eluned Morgan AM, Baroness Morgan of Ely
Martha Spurrier, Director, Liberty
Professor Stephen Tierney, University of Edinburgh
Professor Richard Wyn Jones, University of Cardiff

The event is funded by the ESRC UK in a Changing Europe initiative, and co-convened by Cardiff University’s Wales Governance Centre and the Hansard Society.

Full Agenda will be uploaded soon

Tickets are available here