Did the Queen have to sign the Brexit Bill?



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Did the Queen have to give Royal Assent to the act which allows Prime Minister Theresa May to leave the EU?

Yes, if she wants to keep her job. If the monarch refused to sign a bill which had Parliamentary approval it would cause an enormous constitutional crisis, would directly challenge the sovereignty of Parliament, and could well threaten the role of the monarchy altogether.

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