which costs the Bermuda taxpayers million a year.
It is not tied to any laws of the European Union (EU). Only in external affairs, some aspects of the judiciary, some areas of defence and some areas of the police is Bermuda subject to UK oversight.
See Bermuda History with the Old and New Worlds since 1500.
It has been completely self-governing for centuries, is the oldest but smallest of all the fourteen BOTs (see below) and has by far the most evolved British Parliament in the world after Westminster in London.