On January 21, 2020, the House of Lords passed the law after passing five amendments. However, these amendments were overturned by the House of Commons the next day.   The government submits a delegated notification letter for all public bills (including hybrids) to justify the devolution of powers, usually to ministers, in the bill. services.parliament.uk/Bills/2019-20/europeanunionwithdrawalagreement/documents.html The bill was reintroduced immediately after the general election and was the first bill introduced in the House of Commons in the first session of the 58th Parliament with amendments to the previous bill, by the re-elected government and was read for the first time on December 19, just after the first reading of the Outlawries Bill and before the start of the debate on the Queen`s Speech. The second reading took place on 20 December and the third reading on 9 January 2020. publications.parliament.uk/pa/bills/cbill/58-01/0001/20001.pdf The bill was first introduced in Parliament on 21 October 2019, but expired on 6 November with the dissolution of Parliament in preparation for the December 2019 parliamentary elections. The bill described by The Independent as a government “incision” on Conservative rebels would have allowed MPs to review and amend each “line-by-line” agreement.  Conservative MP Steve Baker wrote to The Times stating that the new bill “gives any agreement that we have a good reputation with the EU in British law” and that it is compatible with the referendum result of “giving more control over how we are governed by the British Parliament.”  Under the English votes for English laws procedure, the spokesperson certifies bills or bills that relate exclusively to England and/or England and Wales. With regard to financial accounts, the spokesperson may certify funding applications or clauses or timetables exclusively relating to England, Wales and Northern Ireland. (Similar information about the invoice itself is available in the explanatory notes- see above.). As a general rule, the British Parliament does not legislate on matters under the jurisdiction of the Scottish Parliament, Senedd Cymru or the Northern Ireland Assembly without the consent of the relevant body.