Reality Check: Will Parliament get a vote on Brexit deal?



The claim: Parliament should get to vote on the government's plans for how the UK leaves the European Union.
Reality Check verdict: There will certainly be votes in Parliament about Brexit - possibly lots of them - but that doesn't mean that MPs have the power to stop the UK leaving the EU, nor to dictate the terms of Brexit.
Not all votes in Parliament have the same status. There can be votes on motions that call on the government to do something which have no legal force. Then there are votes which can block legislation or block treaties.
So when might Parliament get to vote on the nature... read more

 
12 October 2016 in Politics, Views: 44
Source: BBC
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