Jenny October 12, 2021
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70.Trade Justice Scotland highlighted the role of Canadian provincial governments in developing Canada`s mandate for the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), as an example of a potential model for subnational participation in trade policy, given that “the negotiating mandate was developed with input from provincial governments […]”. 85 On 18 December 2019, the Committee published its report on the United Kingdom`s post-Brexit international agreements: a role for the Assembly. The report proposes a sketched approach to Senedd`s cooperation with and consideration of important future UK international agreements. The Welsh Government responded to the report (PDF, 292KB) on 5 February 2020. 62.La Law Society of Scotland told us that “the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the EU offers the possibility of reviewing the procedures for negotiating international trade agreements […]”. 73 The Scottish Government`s submission of our inquiry states that Brexit “will fundamentally change the nature of the United Kingdom as a state and affect the current constitutional provisions of the United Kingdom …”. . . . .