A joint committee of Lords and Commons, and limiting ministers’ powers to make changes, would keep the bill to its key aims
• John Penrose is the Conservative MP for Weston-super-Mare
The repeal bill aims to achieve something pretty simple: when we leave the EU, all current EU law will become British law so that life goes on as normal after Brexit. Nothing more. It ought to be a rather boring, technical exercise in legal copying and pasting. Very dull. Nothing to see here.