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What are rules of origin?

These rules allow governments to determine where goods originate from (i.e. where they have been produced or manufactured).
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What is the Common Travel Area?

It is an agreement between the UK and Ireland that allows citizens from either country to travel freely between both without the need for passport checks.
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What is the Withdrawal Agreement?

In October 2019, the UK and the EU finally agreed a Withdrawal Agreement to end UK membership of the EU, under the terms of Article 50.
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Does the Welsh Parliament get a say on the Brexit deal?

As the Brexit deal was negotiated between the EU and the UK Government, there was no meaningful say for the Welsh Parliament or the other devolved legislatures.
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What is the European Court of Justice?

Formally known as the Court of Justice of the European Union, the ECJ is the judicial authority of the EU, ruling on member states’ compliance with EU treaties, interpreting EU law and deciding on the legality of EU institutions’ actions.
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What are the Henry VIII powers?

Henry VIII clauses are provisions sometimes included in Acts of Parliament to allow ministers to make changes to legislation without having to go through the full process that an Act of Parliament would normally require.
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Does the Scottish parliament get a say on the Brexit deal?

As the Brexit deal was negotiated between the EU and the UK Government, there was no meaningful say for the Scottish Parliament or the other devolved legislatures.
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What is the EU withdrawal bill?

The bill, formally called “the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill”, is the means by which the UK parliament is moving all lawmaking powers…

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What is a ‘no deal Brexit’?

A ‘no deal Brexit’ initially referred to the possibility of the UK leaving the EU without a Withdrawal Agreement in place.
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What was the transition period?

The transition period was the 11-month grace period agreed by the UK and the EU following the UK’s exit from the bloc on 31 January 2020.
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What was the Miller case?

The Miller case asked whether the power to invoke Article 50 to start the process for the UK to leave the EU lay with the executive (i.e. the Prime Minister) or Parliament.
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What is sovereignty?

Sovereignty can be understood as the authority of a state to govern itself and determine its own laws.
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