Text Of The Withdrawal Agreement

1. The market surveillance authorities of the Member States and the market surveillance authorities of the United Kingdom shall without delay exchange all relevant information collected on the products referred to in Article 41(1) in the course of their respective market surveillance activities. They shall communicate to the other and to the European Commission, in particular, all information relating to products presenting a serious risk, as well as any measures taken in respect of non-compliant goods, including relevant information from networks, information systems and databases established under Union or United Kingdom law concerning those goods. If the EP approves the agreement by a simple majority, it must be “concluded” (ratified) by the EU by a highly qualified majority of the European Council of the remaining 27 Member States (20 from the other EU27 representing 65% of the EU27 population). Following the signing of the Agreement, the Government of the United Kingdom issued and deposited the instrument of ratification of Great Britain on 29 January 2020. [7] [8] The agreement was ratified by the Council of the European Union on 30 January 2020, after consent of the European Parliament on 29 January 2020. The withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the Union entered into force on 31 January 2020 at 11 p.m GMT, the date on which the Withdrawal Agreement entered into force in accordance with Article 185. The Government has also published the following texts on the Gov.uk`s website: The arbitration panel may decide, in agreement with the parties, not to hold a hearing. 2. After notification by the United Kingdom and the Union on the date of entry into force of the agreements referred to in paragraph 1 of this Article, the Joint Committee established by Article 164 (`Joint Committee`) shall determine the date from which the provisions of this Title shall apply to nationals of Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein; the Kingdom of Norway and, where appropriate, the Swiss Confederation. . . .