The receipt of the agreement in the House of Commons ranged from fresh to hostile and the vote was delayed by more than a month. Prime Minister May won a no-confidence motion against her own party, but the EU refused to accept further changes. The transitional period shall not be extended. The United Kingdom has said it does not want an extension. The option of an extension was included in the Withdrawal Agreement. The UK and the EU had until 1 July 2020 to agree on a possible extension. (4) For the purposes of paragraph 3, the following “provisions on professional qualification” of the Swiss Agreement on Civil Rights – C4Ch. 5, paragraph 1 (1) are not applied (31.1.2020) by the financing, management and monitoring of direct payments to farmers (Amendment Regulations) 2020 (p. 2020/90), reg. Article 1(2)(3)(4) shall apply where the Court of Justice of the European Communities, at the request of an arbitration panel pursuant to Article 174(4).
1 of the Withdrawal Agreement (request for a decision of the Court of Justice of the European Communities on certain matters arising from a dispute submitted to arbitration). (c) Article 26a(1)(b) of the Swiss Agreement on Civil Rights. EU and UK negotiators reached an agreement on the draft Withdrawal Agreement that allows the European Council (Article 50) to adopt, on 23 March 2018, guidelines for the framework for the future relationship between the EU and the UK. This protocol also provides for a unilateral withdrawal mechanism for Northern Ireland: the Northern Ireland Assembly will vote every four years on the continuation of these agreements, for which a simple majority is required. . . .