Article 50

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:39 pm on 24th January 2017.

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Photo of Margaret Ferrier Margaret Ferrier Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Scotland Office) 12:39 pm, 24th January 2017

Today’s judgment states that, notwithstanding new legislative constraints,

“withdrawal from the EU will enhance the devolved competence”.

I asked the Secretary of State this same question just last week and was dismayed to find that he was able to provide only his presumptions. Can he now provide concrete examples of which types of powers will be devolved to the devolved Administrations, following our exit from the European Union?