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SUPPLEMENT TO THE VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 
 

Tuesday 7 February 2017

 

Committee of the whole House

 

Proceedings

 

European Union (Notice of Withdrawal) Bill


 

[Second DAY]


 

Glossary

 

This document shows the fate of each clause, schedule, amendment and new clause.

 

The following terms are used:

 

Agreed to: agreed without a vote.

 

Agreed to on division: agreed following a vote.

 

Negatived: rejected without a vote.

 

Negatived on division: rejected following a vote.

 

Not called: debated in a group of amendments, but not put to a decision.

 

Not moved: not debated or put to a decision.

 

Question proposed: debate underway but not concluded.

 

Withdrawn after debate: moved and debated but then withdrawn, so not put to a decision.

 

Not selected: not chosen for debate by the Chair.

 

 


 

NEW CLAUSES AND NEW SCHEDULES RELATING TO A VOTE ON THE FINAL TERMS OF

 

THE UNITED KINGDOM’S WITHDRAWAL FROM THE EUROPEAN UNION

 

Jeremy Corbyn

 

Mr Nicholas Brown

 

Keir Starmer

 

Paul Blomfield

 

Jenny Chapman

 

Matthew Pennycook

Mr Graham Allen

Ian Murray

Ann Clwyd

Valerie Vaz

Heidi Alexander

Stephen Timms

Mike Gapes

Liz Kendall

Mr Ben Bradshaw

Mrs Madeleine Moon

Angela Smith

Mr David Lammy


 
 

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European Union (Notice of Withdrawal) Bill, continued

 
 

Sarah Champion

Seema Malhotra

Mr Clive Betts

Stephen Doughty

Vernon Coaker

Helen Hayes

Meg Hillier

Stella Creasy

Albert Owen

Mr Andrew Smith

Catherine McKinnell

Mark Durkan

Dr Alasdair McDonnell

Ms Margaret Ritchie

Wes Streeting

Mr David Hanson

Mr Barry Sheerman

Phil Wilson

Mr David Anderson

Emma Reynolds

Stephen Kinnock

Chris Bryant

Caroline Lucas

Mr Pat McFadden

Luciana Berger

Clive Efford

Ms Angela Eagle

Rachael Maskell

Lilian Greenwood

Kerry McCarthy

Keith Vaz

Rushanara Ali

Caroline Flint

Mr Nick Clegg

Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods

Tracy Brabin

 

Withdrawn after debate  NC1

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Parliamentary approval for agreements with the Union

 

(1)    

Where a Minister of the Crown proposes to conclude an agreement with the

 

European Union setting out the arrangements for the withdrawal of the United

 

Kingdom from the European Union—

 

(a)    

the Secretary of State must lay before Parliament a statement of the

 

proposed terms of the agreement, and

 

(b)    

no Minister of the Crown may conclude any such agreement unless the

 

proposed terms have been approved by resolution of both Houses.

 

(2)    

The requirements of subsection (1) also apply where a Minister of the Crown

 

proposes to conclude an agreement with the European Union for the future

 

relationship of the United Kingdom with the European Union.

 

(3)    

In the case of a proposed agreement setting out the arrangements for the

 

withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union, the statement

 

under subsection (1)(a) must be laid before the proposed terms are agreed with

 

the Commission with a view to their approval by the European Parliament or the

 

Council.”

 



 
 

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European Union (Notice of Withdrawal) Bill, continued

 
 

Chris Leslie

 

Mr Graham Allen

 

Stella Creasy

 

Ann Coffey

 

Paul Farrelly

 

Mr David Lammy

Jim Dowd

Catherine McKinnell

Ian Murray

Ann Clwyd

Mr Ben Bradshaw

Heidi Alexander

Mike Gapes

Liz Kendall

Mr Barry Sheerman

Caroline Lucas

Mrs Madeleine Moon

Angela Smith

Stephen Doughty

Neil Coyle

Owen Smith

Helen Goodman

Helen Hayes

Meg Hillier

Rushanara Ali

Mr Andrew Smith

Mark Durkan

Dr Alasdair McDonnell

Ms Margaret Ritchie

Wes Streeting

Mary Creagh

Chris Bryant

Mr Pat McFadden

Maria Eagle

Luciana Berger

Ms Angela Eagle

 

Not called  NC18

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“New Treaties with the European Union

 

So far as any of the provisions of any new treaty with the European Union may

 

depend for ratification solely upon the exercise of prerogative, they shall not be

 

ratified except with the express approval of Parliament.”

 


 

Chris Leslie

 

Mr Graham Allen

 

Stella Creasy

 

Ann Coffey

 

Paul Farrelly

 

Mr David Lammy

Jim Dowd

Catherine McKinnell

Ian Murray

Ann Clwyd

Mr Ben Bradshaw

Mike Gapes

Liz Kendall

Mr Barry Sheerman

Caroline Lucas

Mrs Madeleine Moon

Angela Smith

Stephen Doughty

Helen Hayes

Kate Green

Meg Hillier

Rushanara Ali

Stella Creasy

Mr Andrew Smith

Mark Durkan

Dr Alasdair McDonnell

Ms Margaret Ritchie

Wes Streeting

Mary Creagh

Chris Bryant

Mr Pat McFadden

Maria Eagle

Luciana Berger

Ms Angela Eagle

Rushanara Ali

 

Not called  NC19

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Future relationship with the European Union

 

(1)    

Following the exercise of the power in section 1, any new treaty or relationship

 

with the European Union must be subject to the express approval of Parliament.


 
 

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European Union (Notice of Withdrawal) Bill, continued

 
 

(2)    

It shall be the policy of Her Majesty’s Government that, in the event of Parliament

 

declining to approve such a new treaty or relationship, further time to continue

 

negotiations with the European Union shall be sought.”

 


 

Helen Goodman

 

Mr Graham Allen

 

Ian Murray

 

Ann Clwyd

 

Mike Gapes

 

Chris Leslie

Mr Ben Bradshaw

Mr Barry Sheerman

Ann Coffey

Mrs Madeleine Moon

Angela Smith

Stephen Doughty

Mr David Lammy

Meg Hillier

Helen Hayes

Catherine McKinnell

Mark Durkan

Dr Alasdair McDonnell

Ms Margaret Ritchie

Paul Farrelly

Stephen Kinnock

Mary Creagh

Chris Bryant

Mr Clive Betts

Luciana Berger

Clive Efford

Ms Angela Eagle

Rushanara Ali

 

Not called  NC28

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Parliamentary sovereignty

 

Before exercising the power under section 1, the Prime Minister must undertake

 

that a vote on the proposed agreement setting out—

 

(a)    

the arrangements for withdrawal, and

 

(b)    

the future relationship with the European Union

 

will take place in the House of Commons before any vote in the European

 

Parliament.”

 



 
 

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European Union (Notice of Withdrawal) Bill, continued

 
 

Owen Smith

 

Geraint Davies

 

Mr Graham Allen

 

Ann Clwyd

 

Heidi Alexander

 

Mr Ben Bradshaw

Mr Barry Sheerman

Caroline Lucas

Ann Coffey

Mrs Madeleine Moon

Mr David Lammy

Susan Elan Jones

Neil Coyle

Helen Hayes

Mark Durkan

Dr Alasdair McDonnell

Ms Margaret Ritchie

Mary Creagh

Chris Bryant

Luciana Berger

 

Not selected  NC52

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Referendum on the proposed exit package

 

(1)    

A referendum is to be held on whether the United Kingdom should approve the

 

United Kingdom and Gibraltar exit package proposed by HM Government at

 

conclusion of the negotiations triggered by Article 50(2) for withdrawal from the

 

European Union or remain a member of the European Union.

 

(2)    

The Secretary of State must, by regulations, appoint the day on which the

 

referendum is to be held.

 

(3)    

The day appointed under subsection (2)—

 

(a)    

must not be 4 May 2017;

 

(b)    

must not be between 1 November 2017 and 1 January 2018;

 

(c)    

must not be 3 May 2018;

 

(d)    

must not be 2 May 2019; and

 

(e)    

must be more than three months before 7 May 2020.

 

(4)    

The question that is to appear on the ballot papers is—

 

    

“Do you support the Government’s proposed United Kingdom and Gibraltar exit

 

package for negotiating withdrawal from the European Union or Should the

 

United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union?”

 

(5)    

The alternative answers to that question that are to appear on the ballot papers

 

are—

 

    

“Support the Government’s proposed exit package

 

    

Remain a member of the European Union”.

 

(6)    

In Wales, the alternative answers to that question must also appear in Welsh.

 

(7)    

The Secretary of State must by regulations made by statutory instrument subject

 

to annulment by resolution of either House of Parliament specify the wording in

 

Welsh of the alternative answers to that question.

 

(8)    

The Secretary of State may make regulations by statutory instrument on the

 

conduct of the referendum.”

 



 
 

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European Union (Notice of Withdrawal) Bill, continued

 
 

Helen Goodman

 

Mike Gapes

 

Chris Leslie

 

Mr Ben Bradshaw

 

Ann Coffey

 

Angela Smith

Mr David Lammy

Ms Karen Buck

Sir Alan Meale

Lilian Greenwood

Stephen Doughty

Neil Coyle

Helen Hayes

Meg Hillier

Catherine McKinnell

Mark Durkan

Dr Alasdair McDonnell

Ms Margaret Ritchie

Mr Barry Sheerman

Mr Graham Allen

Paul Farrelly

Mary Creagh

Chris Bryant

Mr Clive Betts

Luciana Berger

Clive Efford

Kevin Brennan

Rushanara Ali

 

Not called  NC54

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Negotiating timeframe

 

Before exercising the power under section 1, the Prime Minister must undertake

 

that if Parliament does not approve the terms for withdrawal and the future

 

relationship within 24 months of notifying the United Kingdom’s intention to

 

withdraw from the EU, she will request that the European Council extends the

 

time period for negotiations.”

 


 

Helen Goodman

 

Yvette Cooper

 

Seema Malhotra

 

Stephen Doughty

 

Sir Alan Meale

 

Alan Johnson

Angela Smith

Mike Gapes

Mr Graham Allen

Catherine McKinnell

Wes Streeting

Mr David Hanson

Helen Hayes

Mr Barry Sheerman

Paul Farrelly

Sarah Olney

Caroline Lucas

Mr Nick Clegg

Diana Johnson

Chris Bryant

Mr Ben Bradshaw

Mr David Lammy

Mr Clive Betts

Maria Eagle

Meg Hillier

Luciana Berger

Clive Efford

Hywel Williams

Liz Saville Roberts

Jonathan Edwards

Kevin Brennan

John Pugh

Natalie McGarry

Mr Gavin Shuker

Keith Vaz

Kate Green

Jim Fitzpatrick

Ann Coffey

Michelle Thomson

Yasmin Qureshi

Rachael Maskell

Lilian Greenwood


 
 

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European Union (Notice of Withdrawal) Bill, continued

 
 

Kerry McCarthy

Keith Vaz

Rushanara Ali

Stephen Timms

Albert Owen

 

Not called  NC99

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Parliamentary approval of the final terms of withdrawal from the EU

 

The United Kingdom shall withdraw from the EU once either—

 

(a)    

Royal Assent is granted to an Act of Parliament that approves—

 

(i)    

the arrangements for withdrawal, and

 

(ii)    

the future relationship between the United Kingdom and the EU

 

    

as agreed to between the United Kingdom and EU, or

 

(b)    

Royal Assent is granted to an Act of Parliament that approves the United

 

Kingdom’s withdrawal without an agreement being reached between the

 

United Kingdom and the EU.”

 


 

Chris Leslie

 

Stephen Doughty

 

Helen Hayes

 

Angela Smith

 

Mike Gapes

 

Mrs Madeleine Moon

Mr Ben Bradshaw

Stella Creasy

Ann Coffey

Paul Farrelly

Mr David Lammy

Jim Dowd

Catherine McKinnell

Rushanara Ali

Mark Durkan

Dr Alasdair McDonnell

Ms Margaret Ritchie

Wes Streeting

Mr Barry Sheerman

Mr Graham Allen

Paul Farrelly

Mr Nick Clegg

Emma Reynolds

Mary Creagh

Chris Bryant

Mr Ben Bradshaw

Helen Goodman

Maria Eagle

Meg Hillier

Luciana Berger

Lilian Greenwood

Stephen Timms

 

Negatived on division  NC110

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Future relationship with the European Union

 

(1)    

Following the exercise of the power in section 1, any new Treaty or relationship

 

with the European Union must not be concluded unless the proposed terms have

 

been subject to approval by resolution of each House of Parliament.

 

(2)    

In the case of any new Treaty or relationship with the European Union, the

 

proposed terms must be approved by resolution of each House of Parliament

 

before they are agreed with the European Commission, with a view to their

 

approval by the European Parliament or the European Council.”

 



 
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