The UK Parliament is preparing a bill to postpone the exit from the European Union. This is reported by Correspondent with reference to Reuters.
It is noted that in the Labor Party on the eve announced a high probability that London will have to ask the EU to postpone the date Brexit.
According to the publication, Tuesday evening, British government ministers told business leaders that the lawmakers are preparing a petition to postpone the introduction of Article 50, which regulates the exit from the EU, in force.
At the same time, the European Parliament stated that it would be impossible to postpone the date of UK withdrawal from the EU beyond the European elections that will last from May 23-26.
“It’s a proposal to postpone Brexit, however, if postpone it further from the date of the European elections, it will only increase uncertainty in our society and economy,” said the head of the Liberal faction in the European Parliament, the coordinator of the EP on Brexit Guy Verhofstadt b> .
If Britain remains a member of the EU at the time of elections to the European Parliament, then elections must take place in its territory, which is impossible in view of its intention to leave the community, he explained.
As it was reported, on the eve of the British deputies on January 15, rejected the plan exit b> UK with the European Union, which Prime Minister Teresa Maye b> has agreed with Brussels.
Recall that on November 25, 2018, the heads of state and government of the 27 EU countries at the extraordinary summit in Brussels Approved Agreed b> earlier than the 585-page agreement on the UK’s exit from the European Union. The meeting also signed a political declaration that regulates the relations between Brussels and London after Brexit.
As you know, Britain must leave the European Union after 73 days. However, EU leaders have repeatedly stated that if the current agreement can not be taken in London, then Brussels will not do anything, and Brexit will go without a deal.