Agriculture law after Brexit: an overview

Agriculture law after Brexit: an overview

The UK formally ceased being a member state of the EU on 31 January 2020. A transitional period, during which EU law continued to apply in the UK, ended on 31 December 2020 ('IP completion day'). IP completion day is the date that the majority of key domestic legal changes associated with Brexit took effect, including the full repeal of the European Communities Act 1972, incorporation of retained EU law into the domestic legal regime and commencement of associated Brexit legislation, including Brexit SIs. The future relationship of the EU and the European Atomic Energy Community and the UK is governed by the Trade and Cooperation Agreement (the 'TCA'), the Security of Classified Information Agreement (the 'SCIA') and the Nuclear Cooperation Agreement.

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