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Earl Gregg Swem Library

European Union Referendum Bill

Categories: Elections/Campaigns,European Union,Great Britain

http://www.parliament.uk/briefing-papers/RP13-41.pdf

Provides background information on the bill that would require a referendum on Britain’s continued membership in the European Union before the end of 2017.  Prime Minister David Cameron has announced his intention to proceed with such a referendum if the Conservative Party is victorious in the next election, expected in 2015.  House of Commons Library Research Paper 13/41.