CONSIDERING that the United Kingdom and the Eu must take all necessary measures to begin as soon as possible, from the date of this agreement`s entry into force, formal negotiations on one or more agreements on their future relations, in order to ensure that these agreements apply, as far as possible, from the end of the transition period. On 18 March, the European Commission published a draft treaty covering all aspects of the EU`s future relationship with the UK (see below). The United Kingdom has also submitted texts covering some of its proposed agreements, including a free trade agreement. These have not been published and the government has asked the European Commission not to share these texts with the Member States. Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein, the Kingdom of Norway and the Swiss Confederation have entered into and apply corresponding agreements with the United Kingdom that apply to EU citizens; and statements made at intergovernmental conferences that adopted the treaties; The EU and the United Kingdom are striving to do everything in their power, in good faith and in full respect of their respective legal systems, to take the necessary steps to quickly negotiate the agreements on their future relations, referred to in the political declaration of 17 October 2019, and to implement the appropriate procedures for ratifying or concluding these agreements. to ensure that these agreements apply as much as possible from the end of the transitional period. If it is not possible to reach agreement on the inclusion of the newly adopted act in the relevant annex of this protocol, consider any other possibility of maintaining the proper functioning of this protocol and taking all necessary decisions to do so. 7.According to Section 78 insert – protection arising from the EU withdrawal agreement… The agreement covers issues such as money, citizens` rights, border agreements and dispute resolution. It also includes a transition period and an overview of the future relationship between the UK and the EU.
It was published on 14 November 2018 and was the result of the Brexit negotiations. The agreement was approved by the heads of state and government of the other 27 EU countries and by the British government led by Prime Minister Theresa May, but it faced opposition from the British Parliament, which needed approval for ratification. The approval of the European Parliament would also have been necessary. On January 15, 2019, the House of Commons rejected the withdrawal agreement by 432 votes to 202.  The House of Commons again rejected the agreement by 391 votes to 242 on 12 March 2019 and rejected it a third time, on 29 March 2019, by 344 votes to 286. On 22 October 2019, the revised withdrawal agreement negotiated by Boris Johnson`s government approved the first phase in Parliament, but Johnson halted the legislative process when the accelerated approval programme failed to receive the necessary support and announced his intention to declare a general election.  On 23 January 2020, Parliament ratified the agreement by adopting the withdrawal agreement; On 29 January 2020, the European Parliament approved the withdrawal agreement.