Nicola Sturgeon, Chefin der Scottish National Party (SNP) hält am Im Streit um ein neues Unabhängigkeitsreferendum in Schottland sind. Scotland must hold another independence referendum in and will soon request the powers needed to hold it legally, Scottish National Party (SNP) leader. Local results for areas beginning with A in the EU Referendum from BBC News.
Sick of Brexit, Scotland's Sturgeon vows new independence vote in 2020Knackpunkt Brexit. Sturgeon argumentiert, dass sich der Status Schottlands durch den Brexit geändert habe. Im Jahr votierten die Schotten. Scottish independence – another referendum on the horizon? The outcome of the EU referendum brought the issue of how Scotland should be governed. Scotland must hold another independence referendum in and will soon request the powers needed to hold it legally, Scottish National Party (SNP) leader.
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The pattern was repeated across the country - albeit with smaller margins of victory in some places, such as Moray, where less than votes separated the sides.
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After May failed to secure the backing of Parliament on her Brexit deal, she resigned as Prime Minister, and was succeeded by Boris Johnson.
Johnson was then forced to extend the negotiation period again until 31 January. Membership of the EU had long been a topic of debate in the United Kingdom.
A referendum on continued membership of the Common Market was held in , with Immediately after the result, financial markets reacted negatively worldwide, and Cameron announced that he would resign as Prime Minister and Leader of the Conservative Party , having campaigned unsuccessfully to remain in the European Union.
It was the first time that a national referendum result had gone against the preferred option of the UK Government.
Cameron was succeeded by Theresa May on 13 July The Labour Party also faced a leadership challenge as a result of the EU referendum. The UK first applied to join them in , but this was vetoed by France.
Prior to the general election , the then Leader of the Conservative Party and Leader of the Opposition David Cameron promised a referendum on the Lisbon Treaty ,  which he backtracked on after all EU countries had ratified the treaty before the election.
Regarding the ability of the bill to bind the UK Government in the —20 Parliament which indirectly, as a result of the referendum itself, proved to last only two years to holding such a referendum, a parliamentary research paper noted that:.
The Bill simply provides for a referendum on continued EU membership by the end of December and does not otherwise specify the timing, other than requiring the Secretary of State to bring forward orders by the end of The bill received its Second Reading on 5 July , passing by votes to none after almost all Labour MPs and all Liberal Democrat MPs abstained, cleared the Commons in November , and was then introduced to the House of Lords in December , where members voted to block the bill.
At the European Parliament election in , the UK Independence Party UKIP secured more votes and more seats than any other party, the first time a party other than the Conservatives or Labour had topped a nationwide poll in years, leaving the Conservatives in third place.
Under Ed Miliband 's leadership between and , the Labour Party ruled out an in-out referendum unless and until a further transfer of powers from the UK to the EU were to be proposed.
When the Conservative Party won a majority of seats in the House of Commons at the general election, Cameron reiterated his party's manifesto commitment to hold an in-out referendum on UK membership of the EU by the end of , but only after "negotiating a new settlement for Britain in the EU".
In early , David Cameron outlined the changes he aimed to bring about in the EU and in the UK's relationship with it.
In November that year, Cameron gave an update on the negotiations and further details of his aims. The outcome of the renegotiations was announced in February The significance of the changes to the EU-UK agreement was contested and speculated upon, with none of the changes considered fundamental, but some considered important to many British people.
The EU had reportedly offered David Cameron a so-called "emergency brake", which would have allowed the UK to withhold social benefits to new immigrants for the first four years after they arrived; this brake could have been applied for a period of seven years.
Cameron claimed that "he could have avoided Brexit had European leaders let him control migration", according to the Financial Times.
Merkel stated in the German Parliament: "If you wish to have free access to the single market then you have to accept the fundamental European rights as well as obligations that come from it.
This is as true for Great Britain as for anybody else. The planned referendum was included in the Queen's Speech on 27 May It extended to include and take legislative effect in Gibraltar ,   and received royal assent on 17 December The Act was, in turn, confirmed, enacted and implemented in Gibraltar by the European Union Referendum Act Gibraltar ,  which was passed by the Gibraltar Parliament and entered into law upon receiving the assent of the Governor of Gibraltar on 28 January It did not contain any requirement for the UK Government to implement the results of the referendum.
Instead, it was designed to gauge the electorate's opinion on EU membership. The referendums held in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland in and are examples of this type, where opinion was tested before legislation was introduced.
The UK does not have constitutional provisions which would require the results of a referendum to be implemented , unlike, for example, the Republic of Ireland , where the circumstances in which a binding referendum should be held are set out in its constitution.
In contrast, the legislation that provided for the referendum held on AV in May would have implemented the new system of voting without further legislation, provided that the boundary changes also provided for in the Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Act were also implemented.
In the event, there was a substantial majority against any change. The referendum was held after the re-negotiated terms of the UK's EC membership had been agreed by all EC Member States, and the terms set out in a command paper and agreed by both Houses.
Research by the Electoral Commission confirmed that its recommended question "was clear and straightforward for voters, and was the most neutral wording from the range of options Prior to being officially announced, it was widely speculated that a June date for the referendum was a serious possibility.
The First Ministers of Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales co-signed a letter to Cameron asking him not to hold the referendum in June, as devolved elections were scheduled to take place the previous month.
These elections had been postponed for a year to avoid a clash with the general election, after Westminster had implemented the Fixed-term Parliament Act.
Cameron refused this request, saying people were able to make up their own minds in multiple elections spaced a short time from each other.
In February , Cameron announced that the UK Government would formally recommend to the British people that the UK should remain a member of a reformed European Union and that the referendum would be held on 23 June, marking the official launch of the campaign.
He also announced that Parliament would enact secondary legislation on 22 February relating to the European Union Referendum Act With the official launch, ministers of the UK Government were then free to campaign on either side of the argument in a rare exception to Cabinet collective responsibility.
The right to vote in the referendum in the United Kingdom is defined by the legislation as limited to residents of the United Kingdom who were either also Commonwealth citizens under the British Nationality Act which include British citizens and other British nationals , or those who were also citizens of the Republic of Ireland , or both.
Members of the House of Lords , who could not vote in general elections, were able to vote in the referendum. The electorate of 46,, represented Residents of the United Kingdom who were citizens of other EU countries were not allowed to vote unless they were citizens or were also citizens of the Republic of Ireland, of Malta , or of the Republic of Cyprus.
The Representation of the People Acts c. Each polling station was specified to have no more than 2, registered voters.
The minimum age for voters in the referendum was set to 18 years, in line with the Representation of the People Act, as amended.
A House of Lords amendment proposing to lower the minimum age to 16 years was rejected. The deadline to register to vote was initially midnight on 7 June ; however, this was extended by 48 hours owing to technical problems with the official registration website on 7 June, caused by unusually high web traffic.
Some supporters of the Leave campaign, including the Conservative MP Sir Gerald Howarth , criticised the government's decision to extend the deadline, alleging it gave Remain an advantage because many late registrants were young people who were considered to be more likely to vote for Remain.
Nottingham City Council emailed a Vote Leave supporter to say that the council was unable to check whether the nationality that people stated on their voting registration form was true, and hence that they simply had to assume that the information that was submitted was, indeed, correct.
Kingston upon Thames London Borough Council and the Electoral Commission stated that Jakub Pawlowski, a Polish voter in Kingston upon Thames declared himself as being British on his registration form, and hence, received a referendum polling card in the post, although he is not a UK citizen and did not have the right to receive such a polling card.
The voter stated that he specified that he was a Polish citizen when registering on the electoral roll,  but still had received the card in the post.
Xpress was initially unable to confirm the exact number of those affected. The matter was resolved by the issuance of a software patch which rendered the wrongly recorded electors ineligible to vote on 23 June.
Residents of the Crown Dependencies which are not part of the United Kingdom , namely the Isle of Man and the Bailiwicks of Jersey and Guernsey , even if they were British citizens, were excluded from the referendum unless they were also previous residents of the United Kingdom that is: England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Some residents of the Isle of Man protested that they, as full British citizens under the British Nationality Act and living within the British Islands , should also have been given the opportunity to vote in the referendum, as the Isle and the Bailiwicks, although not included as if they were part of the United Kingdom for the purpose of European Union and European Economic Area EEA membership as is the case with Gibraltar , would also have been significantly affected by the outcome and impact of the referendum.
In January , Nigel Farage and the Leave. EU campaign became part of the Grassroots Out movement, which was borne out of infighting between Vote Leave and Leave.
EU campaigners. The UK Government's official position was to support the Remain campaign. Nevertheless, Cameron announced that Conservative Ministers and MPs were free to campaign in favour of remaining in the EU or leaving it, according to their conscience.
This decision came after mounting pressure for a free vote for ministers. In the week beginning on 16 May, the Electoral Commission sent a voting guide regarding the referendum to every household within the UK and Gibraltar to raise awareness of the upcoming referendum.
The eight-page guide contained details on how to vote, as well as a sample of the actual ballot paper, and a whole page each was given to the campaign groups Britain Stronger in Europe and Vote Leave to present their case.
The Vote Leave campaign argued that if the UK left the EU, national sovereignty would be protected, immigration controls could be imposed, and the UK would be able to sign trade deals with the rest of the world.
The UK would also be able to stop membership payments to the EU every week. The Cabinet of the United Kingdom is a body responsible for making decisions on policy and organising governmental departments ; it is chaired by the Prime Minister and contains most of the government's ministerial heads.
Various UK multinationals have stated that they would not like the UK to leave the EU because of the uncertainty it would cause, such as Shell ,  BT  and Vodafone ,  with some assessing the pros and cons of Britain exiting.
Many UK-based businesses, including Sainsbury's , remained steadfastly neutral, concerned that taking sides in the divisive issue could lead to a backlash from customers.
In the week following conclusion of the UK's renegotiation and especially after Boris Johnson announced that he would support the UK leaving , the pound fell to a seven-year low against the dollar and economists at HSBC warned that it could drop even more.
European banking analysts also cited Brexit concerns as the reason for the Euro's decline. Uncertainty over the referendum result, together with several other factors—US interest rates rising, low commodity prices, low Eurozone growth and concerns over emerging markets such as China—contributed to a high level of stock market volatility in January and February However, when the result for Sunderland was announced, it indicated an unexpected swing to 'Leave'.
It recovered to The Associated Press called the sudden worldwide stock market decline a stock market crash. The referendum was generally well-accepted by European far right.
Marine Le Pen , the leader of the French Front national , described the possibility of a Brexit as "like the fall of the Berlin Wall " and commented that "Brexit would be marvellous — extraordinary — for all European peoples who long for freedom".
Dutch politician Geert Wilders , leader of the Party for Freedom , said that the Netherlands should follow Britain's example: "Like in the s, once again Britain could help liberate Europe from another totalitarian monster, this time called 'Brussels'.
Again, we could be saved by the British. Swedish foreign minister Margot Wallström said on 11 June that if Britain left the EU, other countries would have referendums on whether to leave the EU, and that if Britain stayed in the EU, other countries would negotiate, ask and demand to have special treatment.
Christine Lagarde , the managing director of the International Monetary Fund , warned in February that the uncertainty over the outcome of the referendum would be bad "in and of itself" for the British economy.
In October , United States Trade Representative Michael Froman declared that the United States was not keen on pursuing a separate free-trade agreement FTA with Britain if it were to leave the EU, thus, according to The Guardian newspaper, undermining a key economic argument of proponents of those who say Britain would prosper on its own and be able to secure bilateral FTAs with trading partners.
Obama said: "Having the UK in the EU gives us much greater confidence about the strength of the transatlantic union, and is part of the cornerstone of the institutions built after World War II that has made the world safer and more prosperous.
We want to make sure that the United Kingdom continues to have that influence. President Barack Obama of interfering in the Brexit vote,   with Boris Johnson calling the intervention a "piece of outrageous and exorbitant hypocrisy"  and UKIP leader Nigel Farage accusing him of "monstrous interference", saying "You wouldn't expect the British Prime Minister to intervene in your presidential election, you wouldn't expect the Prime Minister to endorse one candidate or another.
Prior to the vote, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump anticipated that Britain would leave based on its concerns over migration,  while Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton hoped that Britain would remain in the EU to strengthen transatlantic co-operation.
In October , Chinese President Xi Jinping declared his support for Britain remaining in the EU, saying "China hopes to see a prosperous Europe and a united EU, and hopes Britain, as an important member of the EU, can play an even more positive and constructive role in promoting the deepening development of China-EU ties".
Chinese diplomats have stated "off the record" that the People's Republic sees the EU as a counterbalance to American economic power, and that an EU without Britain would mean a stronger United States.
In February , the finance ministers from the G20 major economies warned for the UK to leave the EU would lead to "a shock" in the global economy.
In May , the Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said that Australia would prefer the UK to remain in the EU, but that it was a matter for the British people, and "whatever judgment they make, the relations between Britain and Australia will be very, very close".
Indonesian president Joko Widodo stated during a European trip that he was not in favour of Brexit.
Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe issued a statement of reasons why he was "very concerned" at the possibility of Brexit.
The Internal Market Bill now means that the Vow is backfiring on the Unionist parties big time — if Westminster takes powers back from the Scottish Parliament whilst forcing Brexit on Scotland, it undermines the very promise of more powers that held the Union together.
It would:. The wording of the question should also get people voting Yes. Why wait till May? Covid is not going any time soon and a referendum on any issue in the middle of a huge second wave would be a bad idea.
We have to hope things will be better in spring! That will raise all kinds of issues. Trending Now Sponsored Links by Taboola. The United Kingdom is going back on the terms of its divorce with Europe, threatening any future trade deals and even the integrity of the U.
This includes Scottish Parliamentary elections, local authority elections and referenda under the Scottish Parliament's remit. This Act extends voting rights to anyone legally resident in Scotland over the age of 16, regardless of nationality or citizenship, and extends voting rights to some prisoners if they have less than 12 months to serve in prison.
This is counter to the voting franchise in the referendum which was limited to British, Irish, Commonwealth and European Union citizens resident in Scotland over the age of The Scottish Government advocates that Scotland should be a member of the European Union both as a part of the United Kingdom and as an independent state.
Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union. My starting point is to protect our relationship with the EU. Sturgeon also met European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker , who commented that "I will listen carefully to what the first minister will tell me Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said: "[be] very clear Scotland does not have the competence to negotiate with the European Union".
Scotland leaves". Edward believed "Scotland makes quite a good fit with Iceland and Norway", referring to the European Economic Area and the European Free Trade Association , while Scott hinted that Scotland could be a successor state, meaning the rest of the UK would leave but Scotland would retain its seat.
The new UK Prime Minister Theresa May met with Sturgeon on 15 July in Edinburgh , when May stated that she was "willing to listen to options" for Scotland,  although she later stated that some options were "impracticable".
However, it affirmed that Scotland's independence would have to be accepted by the United Kingdom for Scotland to obtain EU membership: "There now seems to be a consensus that, were Scotland to become independent by legal means, it could join the [European] Union".
Without such an opt-out, passport controls may be required between Scotland and the CTA members. With Brexit, such support was due to be ended with a new payment system introduced.
The Scottish Government would be required to negotiate a new settlement on agricultural subsidy and fishing subsidies and regulations with the European Union upon seeking membership.
In the referendum, the Scottish Government had advocated remaining in a currency union with the United Kingdom. This was refuted by the United Kingdom Government and opposition parties as a policy that no party would support in government.
However, the currency would not be adopted until several key economic tests were satisfied, and until then an SNP government would have a policy of Sterlingisation of the Scottish economy and state.
Although the Scottish Government have paused independence referendum planning, the impact of the COVID pandemic on the economy will be present for many years.
In , Scotland exported around three and a half times more to the rest of the UK than to the rest of the EU,  while in , that had increased to around four times more to the rest of the UK than to the rest of the EU.
Responses by politicians to the possibility of a referendum have been both pro-referendum and anti-referendum. This generally tends to show independence supporters favouring a referendum, with those against independence being against one.
Scottish Greens co-convener Patrick Harvie , on 13 March welcomed the confirmation from the First Minister that she is seeking a Section 30 Order from the UK Government to give the Scottish Parliament temporary power to hold an independence referendum.
The Scottish Independence Convention backs calls for a referendum. As a result, the Convention established Voices for Scotland as a civic campaign for independence based on conversations and discussions of what Scotland could look like.
Alison Evison, President of the Convention of Scottish Local Authorities COSLA and Scottish Labour councillor for Aberdeenshire has stated her support for a referendum on independence, stating "We can strengthen it [democracy] by enabling the voice of Scotland to be heard through its formal processes and that must mean a referendum on independence" .
In November during the lead up to the UK general election , leader of the Conservatives and Prime Minister Boris Johnson stated that a Conservative government would not permit a second independence referendum, vowing to "protect our magnificent union".
Former Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said in March that a referendum would be "absolutely fine" and that "I don't think it's the job of Westminster or the Labour Party to prevent people holding referenda.
That is what we will do. A spokesperson speaking on behalf of Cameron's successor as Conservative Party Leader and Prime Minister, Theresa May , said in October "The prime minister and the government does not believe that there is a mandate for [a second referendum].
There was one only two years ago. There was an extremely high turnout and there was a resounding result in favour of Scotland remaining in the UK.
Interim Scottish Conservative leader Jackson Carlaw has stated his opposition to a referendum. He has said; "We will not support another independence referendum for a generation.
He has stated that 40 years is what he sees as the time needed between referenda. Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard is against an independence referendum.
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