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The rights of non-UK EU citizens are still not a ‘done deal’

Bulat, Alexandra (2019) The rights of non-UK EU citizens are still not a ‘done deal’. Democratic Audit Blog (30 Jul 2019). Blog Entry.

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In his first appearance in the House of Commons as Prime Minister, Boris Johnson said that non-UK EU citizens would be ‘guaranteed’ the right to stay after Brexit, restating an earlier promise. However, the government has proposed no new primary legislation to achieve this. Alexandra Bulat explains how the existing settled status scheme still falls short of enshrining automatic rights, and how a ‘no deal’ Brexit would mean further uncertainties and inequalities in EU citizens’ rights.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2019 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 19 Jan 2021 17:27
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 09:58

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