UK Internal Market Bill

Lord Hope warns UK government risks bringing ‘our precious union to an end’

Lord Hope of Craighead has warned that the UK government "will bring our precious union to an end" if it is not "very careful".

Published 21 October 2020

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

MSPs urged to reject Internal Market Bill

The Scottish government has called on MSPs to reject legislative consent for the United Kingdom Internal Market Bill, which it says will erode the powers of the Scottish Parliament.

Published 29 September 2020

UK government refuses to give evidence to Holyrood on Internal Market Bill

The UK government has refused to give evidence to the Scottish Parliament on its UK Internal Market Bill.

Published 16 September 2020