Guidelines on the framework of future EU-UK relations: extracts from the vote and from the debate (13/03)
Event date: 14/03/2018
During the EP plenary session (12 - 15 March 2018) in Strasbourg, MEPs debate and vote a resolution laying out the EP’s position on a possible framework for EU-UK future relations. The draft resolution suggests that an association agreement could provide an appropriate framework for the future relationship and stresses that even closely aligned third countries with identical legislation cannot enjoy similar benefits or market access to those of EU member states. The resultas are: 554 in favour, 110 against and 51 abstentions. Statements by ean-Claude JUNCKER, President of the EC, Guy VERHOFSTADT and Michel BARNIER.