After an unprecedented vote on 4 December 2018, MEPs ruled that the UK government was not respecting Parliament because it refused to give Parliament full legal advice on the consequences of its proposed withdrawal terms.  The focus of the consultation was on the legal effect of the “backstop” agreement for Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland and the rest of the United Kingdom with regard to the CUSTOMS border between the EU and the United Kingdom and its impact on the Good Friday agreement that led to the end of the unrest in Northern Ireland, including whether , according to the proposals, the UK would be certain that it would be able to leave the EU in a practical sense. Changes to progress in agreements with Algeria, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia. Updates the statistics for the UK`s overall trade with the countries we have signed up with the use of the latest statistics. The EU also ceded and opened the withdrawal agreement, which it had always described as untouchable. Dublin and Brussels have agreed to replace Ireland`s controversial border stop, which has marred Brexit talks for months, and opened the door to a possible delay in border management measures through a new approval mechanism. The British Parliament passes a law requiring the UK government to ask for a postponement of Brexit if there is no deal with the EU by 19 October 2019. On 17 October 2019, the UK and the EU agreed on the terms of the UK`s exit from the EU (Brexit) and a transitional period until 31 December 2020. The divorce agreement extended the transitional period by two years to allow more time to negotiate, with a deadline of until the end of June to decide whether it should be used. However, both sides agreed that there would be no extension as the EU accepted the UK`s opposition.
The following agreements with countries and trading blocs are expected to enter into force when existing EU trade agreements no longer apply to the UK from 1 January 2021. The other 27 EU member states are ready to authorise the Report in the UK (the UK is due to leave the EU on 29 March 2019). If the UK Parliament approves the withdrawal agreement by 29 March, Brexit will be delayed until 22 May to allow time to pass the necessary legislation. If the British Parliament does not approve the deal by then, Brexit will be delayed until 12 April. The UK trade agreement with Switzerland contains elements of the EU-Switzerland MRA. The new relationship between the EU and the UK begins, provided an agreement has been reached, approved by the EU Member States, the European Parliament and the British Parliament. Kenya has been added to the list of countries where trade agreements have been signed and the East African Community (EAC) has been removed from the list of countries where trade agreements are still under discussion.