Transcripts (perhaps draft) of the Article 50 ‘Brexit’ Appeal hearings at the Supreme Court

No, because I would accept that if Parliament were to say next week that section 1 of the authorisation Act, the Secretary of State is authorised to notify pursuant to Article 50 of the TEU, then it would be exceptionally difficult to run an argument that there is any legal impediment in him doing so. He would have express statutory authorisation and Parliament no doubt would proceed on the basis, because it would be told to this effect in the parliamentary debates: all of these problems, Communications Act problems and others will be addressed before we actually leave the EU.

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