Brexit: Government warns it could scrap bill as MPs begin debate


Labour has said it will seek a consensus with the government on the timetable for the withdrawal agreement bill, but that it will not accept the three-day process the prime minister is trying to force through.

Labour Whips
The current timetable does not provide for sufficient scrutiny of the legal text of the Brexit deal.

Labour remains available to seek to agree on a consensus on a timetable to scrutinize this deal that would command the support of all sides of the House.