The document published today by the Cabinet Office makes clear that the vast majority of these policy powers are now intended to be in the full control of the devolved governments
from day one of Brexit.
On Thursday, the two premiers were in Armagh to reveal that work was already under way to heighten North-South co-operation in case all sides failed to agree to get a devolved government
in Northern Ireland up and running.
He believed Scotland and Wales would "lead the way" in setting up new forms of devolved government
throughout the UK.
Secretary of State James Brokenshire said progress has been made on developing a programme for devolved government
and addressing legacy issues.
July 14, 1999 - UUP refuses to join devolved government
before IRA gives up guns.
The President underlined the need to utilise the five years of experience to build on the next phase of devolved government
In that year devolved government
was suspended and it was to take some 35 years for it to be re-established on anything like a sustainable basis.
Mr Brokenshire said: "Since the Northern Ireland Assembly election on March 2 our focus has been on re-establishing inclusive, devolved government
. "The forthcoming UK General Election does not change that.
Even now, with devolved government
, taxation and broad economic policy remains a non-devolved function of central government.
In other words, should the devolved government
inWales have the same power as those in Scotland and Northern Ireland?
CBI Scotland's assistant director, David Lonsdale, said: "We welcome the devolved government
's commitment to settling supplier invoices within ten days.
Nairobi Deputy Governor Polycarp Igathe's shock post-dated resignation, which becomes effective on January 31, brings the issue of the role of this devolved government
designation to the fore.
Mr Brokenshire said: "Since the Assembly election on March 2 our focus has been on re-establishing inclusive, devolved government
With more than 30 years experience in government, the Welsh government described him as "a central figure in the operation of devolved government
Another finding is that the growth of devolved government
has gone along with a reduction in support for independence, from 13% in 1997 to 6% today, giving the lie to those who argue that a law-making Assembly would be a slippery slope to independence.