This is a matter where the consent of the National Assembly for Wales is sought by the UK Government to legislate on an issue which could normally fall within the competence of the Assembly.
The Agriculture Bill (the Bill) was introduced in the House of Commons on 12 September 2018.
The Agriculture Bill seeks to provide the legal framework for the United Kingdom to leave the Common Agricultural Policy and establish a new system in its place.
Legislative Consent Memorandum
The Welsh Government laid a Legislative Consent Memorandum (LCM) on the Bill before the National Assembly on 4 October 2018.
The published its (PDF, 715KB) on the LCM on 4 January 2019.
The published its report (PDF, 1MB) on the LCM on 4 January 2019.
Supplementary Legislative Consent Memorandum
On , the Welsh Government laid a Supplementary LCM.
The published its (PDF, 171KB) on the Supplementary LCM on 7 June 2019.
The published its (PDF, 1MB) on the Supplementary LCM on 11 June 2019.
The Bill failed to complete its passage through UK Parliament before Dissolution. This means the Bill will make no further progress.
Business type: Legislative Consent
Reason considered: Government Business;
First published: 23/10/2018
Decision due: Meeting Date by Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee