What you need to know about the three key Brexit dates in 2020

Smart Money : Prospects for Irish economy vitally reliant on timetable for next year

Brexit is on a break. But immediately after the general election, Brexit will be back and for the Irish economy – for jobs, living standards and growth – what happens will be vital. Here are the three key dates in 2020 and the vital importance they will have for us.

January 31st, 2020

If Boris Johnson wins, with a majority in the House of Commons, there is a good chance that this will actually be the day the UK leaves the EU. For this to happen, the House of Commons will have to pass the withdrawal agreement and some associated legislation. It will be tight, time wise, but possible if Johnson gets a majority.

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