Published by The Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body
Issue 8: EU-UK Future Relationship Negotiations - UK legal text special edition
Author: Iain McIver, Iain Thom, Dr Filippo Fontanelli, Anna Brand, Damon Davies, Alasdair Reid, Graeme Cook, Camilla Kidner, Angus Evans
Published: Tuesday 02 Jun 2020 (SB 20-38)
The negotiations so far
UK's legal texts
Governance and enforcement
A Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement
What is a Free Trade Agreement?
What is a Free Trade Area? (Article 1.3)
Rules of Origin (Chapter 3)
Trade Remedies (Chapter 4); Subsidies and Competition (Chapters 21, 22)
Technical Barriers to Trade (Chapter 5)
Sanitary and Phytosanitary measures (Chapter 6)
Provisions in relation to services (Chapters 8, 9)
Trade in Financial Services (Chapter 17)
Intellectual Property (Chapter 24)
Level playing field issues (Chapters 26-28)
What does the draft agreement do?
How does this compare to other EU fisheries agreements with independent coastal states?
Energy and climate change agreement
Devolved and reserved responsibilities
Existing trading agreements
Social security coordination agreement
What is social security co-ordination?
Who will the new agreement apply to?
The UK proposals
Agreement on law enforcement and judicial cooperation in criminal matters
Cooperation, UK sovereignty and trade-offs
European Arrest Warrant
Europol and Eurojust
Data sharing and SIS II
Image: Comparison of EU and UK position on LPF: standards
Image: Comparison of EU and UK position on LPF: enforcement
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