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Leaving it late Why MPs' options to block a no-deal Brexit remain unchanged despite Parliament's suspension

Aug 29, 2019 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

Parliament will be suspended for five weeks from mid-September, yet although that significantly reduces the amount of time available to MPs to block no deal, it doesn't change their options.

Plan A: pass legislation On Tuesday, opposition leaders united behind a plan to pass legislation preventing no deal. Yesterday, Jeremy Corbyn made clear that Labour still intends to pursue this plan.

To do so, MPs will apply for an emergency debate under Standing Order 24, which John Bercow, the ...