Written Questions are submitted by MPs or Lords to receive information from a Department.
|13 Mar 2020, 3:21 p.m.||Brexit: Coronavirus||Ruth Jones|
To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister for the Cabinet Office, if he will make an assessment of the potential merits of extending the length of the transition period following the outbreak of covid-19 in Europe.
Answer (Penny Mordaunt)
The transition period ends on 31 December 2020. This is enshrined in UK law. Our preparations for the end of the transition period continue as normal and remain a priority.