REAFFIRMING that the modalities of relations between the Union and the Sovereign Control Areas following the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the Union should continue to be established in the context of the accession of the Republic of Cyprus to the Union, the arbitration panel may, in agreement with the parties, decide not to hold a hearing. The Withdrawal Agreement also contains provisions allowing the United Kingdom to leave the Agreement establishing the Statute for the European Schools, with the United Kingdom being the subject of a link between the Convention and the accompanying rules for accredited European Schools until the end of the last academic year of the transition period, i.e. the end of the 2020-2021 spring semester.  STRESSING that the orderly withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the Union in respect of Gibraltar implies possible negative effects on the close social and economic relations between Gibraltar and the surrounding area, in particular on the territory of the municipalities that make up the Mancomunidad de Municipios del Campo de Gibraltar in the Kingdom of Spain, the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement, officially titled "Agreement on the withdrawal of the United Kingdom G  is a treaty between the European Union (EU), Euratom and the United Kingdom (UK), signed on 24 January 2020, which sets out the conditions for the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the EU and Euratom. The text of the treaty was signed on the 17th. October 2019 and is a renegotiated version of an agreement published six months earlier. The previous version of the Withdrawal Agreement was rejected three times by the House of Commons, leading Queen Elizabeth II to accept Theresa May`s resignation as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and to appoint Boris Johnson as the new Prime Minister on 24 July 2019. 2. In the United Kingdom, as well as in the Member States in situations to which the United Kingdom is a party, the following acts or provisions shall apply to the recognition and enforcement of judgments, judgments, authentic instruments, court transactions and agreements: the notification shall specify the provisions which the complainant intends to suspend. Before deciding to suspend parts of an agreement under point (b), the complainant shall first consider whether the suspension of the provision of that agreement under point (a) would be an appropriate response to the breach.
Any suspension shall be proportionate to the breach of the obligation in question, taking into account the gravity of the infringement and the rights concerned and, where the suspension is based on the fact that the respondent continues not to comply with the decision of the arbitration panel under Article 173 as to whether a periodic penalty payment has been imposed on the respondent and has been or is still being paid by the respondent. .