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Lords: Internal Market Bill ‘contrary’ to rule of law and calls into question viability of Sewel Convention

The UK government's Internal Market Bill is "contrary to the rule of law" and risks destabilising the UK's constitutional settlement, a Lords committee has said.

Published 16 October 2020

Scottish government says consent for UK Internal Market Bill ‘impossible’

The Scottish government has said it is "impossible" to recommend that the Scottish Parliament gives consent to the UK government's Internal Market Bill.

Published 9 September 2020