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Brexit and the environment: A look at how the UK legislatures’ Committees are preparing. Part 1- The National Assembly for Wales

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This series of four blog posts provides an update on committee activity across the UK legislatures around the potential impacts of Brexit on environmental and agricultural policy. It also explores areas that will have indirect effects including devolution, trade and immigration. This series sign-posts to committee inquiries from over the summer/autumn and will cover 1) The National Assembly for Wales, 2) The Scottish Parliament, 3) The House of Commons and 4) The House of Lords (with recognition that Northern Ireland Assembly Committees remain dissolved).

This first post covers the National Assembly for Wales.

The next post will explore the work of the Scottish Parliament.

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Turning the tide: Committee inquiry into Marine Protected Areas

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In December 2016 the Climate, Change, Environment and Rural Affairs Committee launched its inquiry into the effectiveness of Marine Protected Area management in Wales and the potential implications of Brexit. The Assembly will debate the inquiry report Turning the tide? Report of the inquiry into the Welsh Government’s approach to Marine Protected Area management’ in Plenary on 8 November.

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