Withdrawal Agreement Clause 5

The reception of the agreement in the House of Commons ranged from cold to hostile, and the vote was delayed by more than a month. Prime Minister May has received a motion of no confidence within her own party, but the EU has refused to accept further changes. European Parliament and Council Regulation 2016/1076 on 8 June 2016 on the application of the regime for products originating in certain Member States, the African part, the Group of Caribbean and Pacific States (ACP) under agreements establishing or establishing EPAs or leading to the creation of Economic Partnership Agreements (36) 467, is listed as commitments and “dedicated mechanisms” required under Article 2, paragraph 1, of the Protocol on Ireland and Northern Ireland. This article stipulates that there must be no reduction in rights, guarantees and equal opportunities, as provided for in the “Rights, Protections and Equal Opportunity” chapter of the 1998 Belfast Agreement in Northern Ireland following the UK`s withdrawal from the EU, including protection from discrimination under the provisions of EU law in Appendix 1 of the Protocol. This must be implemented through “dedicated mechanisms.” 253Se clause gives Ministers of the Crown the power to implement the Protocol on Ireland and Northern Ireland (the protocol). To this end, this clause inserts a new Section 8C into the EU Withdrawal Act 2018. The first paragraph does not apply when protection in the EU is derived from international agreements to which the Union is a party. (b) all of these remedies and procedures provided from time to time in or under the withdrawal agreement and, in the event of an extension, the Union informs other parties to international agreements. 2. Following the notification by the United Kingdom and the Union of the effective date of the agreements covered in paragraph 1, the joint committee established by Article 164 (“joint committee”) sets the date from which the provisions of this title apply to nationals of Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein, the Kingdom of Norway and the Swiss Confederation.

NOTE that the Good Friday or Belfast Agreement of 10 April 1998 between the Government of the United Kingdom, the Government of Ireland and other participants in the multi-party negotiations (the 1998 agreement) is annexed to the Anglo-Irish Agreement of the same date (“british-Irish agreement”), it is appropriate to protect, in all its elements, specific obligations arising from international agreements, including its subsequent agreements and enforcement arrangements, considering that sovereign base territories should remain part of the Union`s customs territory after the UK`s withdrawal from the Eu and, on an exceptional basis, invites the United Kingdom to participate, within the framework of the EU delegation, in meetings or meetings of these institutions when the Union considers that the UK`s presence is necessary and in the interests of the Union. , in particular for the effective implementation of these agreements during the transitional period; this presence is only permitted if the participation of Member States is authorised by the existing agreements.