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Eurosceptic campaigns alleging the abolition of Westminster
Published Thursday, November 20, 2008 | Commons Briefing papers SN04894
This Note looks at a few eurosceptic campaigns alleging that the EU will remove England from the map of Europe and abolish the government and parliament at Westminster. It considers the EU instruments linked to such allegations.
The Treaty of Lisbon: an uncertain future
Published Wednesday, July 30, 2008 | Commons Briefing papers RP08-66
On 12 June 2008 the Republic or Ireland voted against ratification of the Treaty of Lisbon, throwing the EU into uncertain waters once again. Although most Member States, including the UK, have continued with the ratification processes, the future of the Lisbon Treaty remains uncertain.
Convention on the Future of Europe
Published Tuesday, March 18, 2003 | Commons Briefing papers RP03-23
The Convention on the Future of Europe: proposals for a European Constitution. House of Commons Library Research Paper 03/23.
European Communities (Amendment) Bill 2001/02
Published Thursday, June 28, 2001 | Commons Briefing papers RP01-61
The European Communities (Amendment) Bill: implementing the Treaty of Nice. House of Commons Library Research Paper 01/61.
Irish Referendum on the Treaty of Nice
Published Thursday, June 21, 2001 | Commons Briefing papers RP01-57
The Irish referendum on the Treaty of Nice. House of Commons Library Research Paper 01/57.
IGC 2000 enhanced cooperation
Published Tuesday, November 21, 2000 | Commons Briefing papers RP00-88
IGC 2000: enhanced co-operation. House of Commons Research Paper 00/88.
IGC 2000: from Feira to Biarritz
Published Friday, October 27, 2000 | Commons Briefing papers RP00-83
IGC 2000: from Feira to Biarritz. House of Commons Library Research Paper 00/83.