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.”  29.Review of EU legislation during the transposition period 23. (1) The IMA must promote appropriate and effective implementation… On November 13, 2017, Brexit Minister David Davis announced a new bill to enshrine the withdrawal agreement in national law through primary legislation. In further talks in the House of Commons, Davis said that if the UK decided not to pass the law on 29 March 2019, the UK would remain on track to leave the EU without a deal, having invoked Article 50 in March 2017, following the adoption of the Notification of Withdrawal Act 2017.  publications.parliament.uk/pa/bills/cbill/58-01/0001/20001.pdf The bill provides concessions for the withdrawal agreement, the eee-EFTA separation agreement and the agreement on the rights of Swiss citizens, which bring together “the agreements”. When implementing these agreements, the law protects the rights of EU and EEA citizens, as well as Swiss citizens who live and work in the UK. The bill also provides for legislation for a period of transposition during which EU legislation will continue to apply. This will provide continuity and security for individuals and businesses. In order to enable the United Kingdom to meet its international obligations under negotiated financial equalization, the Act creates a financial authority. There is also a provision on the transposition into national law of the Protocol on Ireland and Northern Ireland in the bill. The law protects the rights and guarantees of the Belfast Convention (Good Friday) of 1998. After winning a Conservative majority in the elections, the law was revised and reintroduced on 19 December, after being passed at second reading the following day.