This is the core of the "Let' Bring Back Control" of the referendum campaign.
The Bill is key to preparation for Brexit. Without the resulting Act, the UK would fall off a legal cliff, regardless of any economic considerations.
Yet now the Tories are not at all clear they can get the Bill through Parliament. Labour are nominally on the Brexit side, but the Telegraph reports:
- Labour says it will not support the Bill in its current form. Labour will want concessions in terms of guarantees for workers.
- The LibDems have promised "hell"