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Committee of the whole House Proceedings: 7 February 2017    

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European Union (Notice of Withdrawal) Bill, continued

 
 

Tim Farron

 

Mr Nick Clegg

 

Tom Brake

 

Mr Alistair Carmichael

 

Caroline Lucas

 

Mark Durkan

Dr Alasdair McDonnell

Ms Margaret Ritchie

 

Not selected  NC131

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Referendum on the proposed new agreement with the EU

 

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

 

    

“Do you support the Government’s proposed new agreement between the United

 

Kingdom and Gibraltar and the European Union or Should the United Kingdom

 

remain a member of the European Union?”

 

(4)    

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

 

conduct of the referendum.”

 


 

Mr Pat McFadden

 

Liz Kendall

 

Angela Smith

 

Mr Ben Bradshaw

 

Stephen Doughty

 

Mr David Lammy

Helen Hayes

Kate Green

Neil Coyle

Mike Gapes

Mr Chuka Ummuna

Stella Creasy

Ian Murray

Alison McGovern

Ann Coffey

Mr Andrew Smith

Catherine McKinnell

Mark Durkan

Dr Alasdair McDonnell

Ms Margaret Ritchie

Wes Streeting

Mr Barry Sheerman

Mr Graham Allen

Paul Farrelly

Phil Wilson

Conor McGinn

Vernon Coaker

Emma Reynolds

Mary Creagh

Chris Bryant

Seema Malhotra

Meg Hillier

Luciana Berger

Clive Efford

Ms Angela Eagle

Stephen Kinnock

Lilian Greenwood

Kerry McCarthy

Keith Vaz

Norman Lamb

 

Not called  NC137

 

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.


 
 

Committee of the whole House Proceedings: 7 February 2017    

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European Union (Notice of Withdrawal) Bill, continued

 
 

(2)    

In the event of Parliament declining to approve the new treaty or relationship set

 

out in subsection (1), Her Majesty’s Government shall seek to negotiate an

 

alternative new agreement with the European Union.”

 


 

Chris Leslie

 

Mr David Lammy

 

Helen Goodman

 

Meg Hillier

 

Stephen Kinnock

 

Not selected  NC156

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Parliamentary approval—tariffs

 

(1)    

Any proposals emerging following the exercise of the power in section 1 for the

 

imposition of tariffs by Her Majesty’s Government that are new, amended, or

 

transposed from the European Union, or for the rescission of tariffs, shall not be

 

ratified except by resolution of both Houses of Parliament.

 

(2)    

The process of amending the World Trade Organisation schedules of tariff

 

commitments shall be not be ratified except by resolution of both Houses of

 

Parliament.”

 


 

Chris Leslie

 

Mr David Lammy

 

Meg Hillier

 

Not called  NC175

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Request for Suspension of Authorisation

 

If Parliament has not approved terms on which the UK will leave the European

 

Union within the two years specified in Clause 3 of Article 50 of the Lisbon

 

Treaty, or any extension of the negotiation period agreed in accordance with that

 

clause, then the Government must request the European Council to consider the

 

notification authorised by this Act as suspended.”

 



 
 

Committee of the whole House Proceedings: 7 February 2017    

10

 

European Union (Notice of Withdrawal) Bill, continued

 
 

Stephen Gethins

 

Alex Salmond

 

Angus Robertson

 

Joanna Cherry

 

Ms Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh

 

Mike Weir

Caroline Lucas

Mike Gapes

 

Negatived on division  NC180

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“UK—EU membership: reset (No.2)

 

The Prime Minister may not exercise the power under section 1(1) until she has

 

sought an undertaking from the European Council that failure by the Parliament

 

of the United Kingdom to approve the terms of exit for the UK will result in the

 

maintenance of UK membership on existing terms.”

 


 

Seema Malhotra

 

Mr Barry Sheerman

 

Mike Gapes

 

Stephen Kinnock

 

Not called  NC182

 

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.

 

(4)    

In laying a statement before Parliament under subsection (1)(a), Her Majesty’s

 

Government shall have regard to the requirements of Parliament for adequate

 

time to consider the statement before the proposed terms are put to each House

 

for approval under subsection (1)(b).”

 

 



 
 

Committee of the whole House Proceedings: 7 February 2017    

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European Union (Notice of Withdrawal) Bill, continued

 
 

NEW CLAUSES AND NEW SCHEDULES RELATING TO IMPACT ASSESSMENTS

 

Jeremy Corbyn

 

Mr Nicholas Brown

 

Keir Starmer

 

Paul Blomfield

 

Jenny Chapman

 

Matthew Pennycook

Mr Graham Allen

Ian Murray

Ann Clwyd

Valerie Vaz

Heidi Alexander

Mike Gapes

Mr Ben Bradshaw

Mrs Madeleine Moon

Angela Smith

Stephen Doughty

Mr David Lammy

Owen Smith

Sarah Champion

Helen Goodman

Seema Malhotra

Vernon Coaker

Mr David Lammy

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

Conor McGinn

Phil Wilson

Mr Pat McFadden

Luciana Berger

Clive Efford

Ms Angela Eagle

Stephen Kinnock

Rachael Maskell

Lilian Greenwood

Kerry McCarthy

Rushanara Ali

Caroline Flint

Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods

Tracy Brabin

 

Negatived on division  NC5

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Impact assessments

 

(1)    

The Prime Minster may not give notice under section 1 until either—

 

(a)    

HM Treasury has published any impact assessment it has conducted

 

since 23 June 2016 on the United Kingdom’s future trading relationship

 

with the European Union, or,

 

(b)    

HM Treasury has laid a statement before both Houses of Parliament

 

declaring that no such assessment has been conducted since 23 June

 

2016.”

 



 
 

Committee of the whole House Proceedings: 7 February 2017    

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European Union (Notice of Withdrawal) Bill, continued

 
 

Helen Goodman

 

Mr Graham Allen

 

Ian Murray

 

Ann Clwyd

 

Mike Gapes

 

Chris Leslie

Mr Ben Bradshaw

Caroline Lucas

Ann Coffey

Mrs Madeleine Moon

Angela Smith

Stephen Doughty

Mr David Lammy

Seema Malhotra

Helen Hayes

Meg Hillier

Stella Creasy

Catherine McKinnell

Mark Durkan

Dr Alasdair McDonnell

Ms Margaret Ritchie

Mr Barry Sheerman

Paul Farrelly

Mary Creagh

Chris Bryant

Mr Clive Betts

Luciana Berger

Clive Efford

Ms Angela Eagle

 

Not called  NC42

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Equality—impact assessment

 

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

 

that she will publish an equality impact assessment, 18 months after this Act

 

receives Royal Assent or prior to a vote on the negotiations in the European

 

Parliament, whichever is sooner.”

 


 

Helen Goodman

 

Mr Graham Allen

 

Ian Murray

 

Ann Clwyd

 

Mike Gapes

 

Chris Leslie

Mr Ben Bradshaw

Caroline Lucas

Mrs Madeleine Moon

Angela Smith

Stephen Doughty

Mr David Lammy

Seema Malhotra

Helen Hayes

Meg Hillier

Stella Creasy

Catherine McKinnell

Mark Durkan

Dr Alasdair McDonnell

Ms Margaret Ritchie

Wes Streeting

Mr Barry Sheerman

Paul Farrelly

Emma Reynolds

Mary Creagh

Chris Bryant

Mr Clive Betts

Luciana Berger

Clive Efford

Ms Angela Eagle

Rushanara Ali

 

Not called  NC43

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Customs Union—impact assessment

 

(1)    

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

 

that she will publish an impact assessment of the effect of leaving the Customs

 

Union on the United Kingdom.


 
 

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European Union (Notice of Withdrawal) Bill, continued

 
 

(2)    

The impact assessment in subsection (1) shall be laid before Parliament 18

 

months after this Act receives Royal Assent or prior to a vote on the negotiations

 

in the European Parliament, whichever is sooner.”

 


 

Helen Goodman

 

Mr Graham Allen

 

Ian Murray

 

Ann Clwyd

 

Mike Gapes

 

Chris Leslie

Mr Ben Bradshaw

Caroline Lucas

Ann Coffey

Mrs Madeleine Moon

Angela Smith

Stephen Doughty

Mr David Lammy

Seema Malhotra

Helen Hayes

Meg Hillier

Stella Creasy

Catherine McKinnell

Mark Durkan

Dr Alasdair McDonnell

Ms Margaret Ritchie

Wes Streeting

Mr Barry Sheerman

Paul Farrelly

Mary Creagh

Chris Bryant

Mr Clive Betts

Luciana Berger

Clive Efford

Ms Angela Eagle

 

Not called  NC44

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Supply Chains—impact assessment

 

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

 

that she will publish an impact assessment of the risks to supply chains presented

 

by the introduction of non-tariff custom barriers, 18 months after this Act receives

 

Royal Assent or prior to a vote on the negotiations in the European Parliament,

 

whichever is the sooner.”

 



 
 

Committee of the whole House Proceedings: 7 February 2017    

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European Union (Notice of Withdrawal) Bill, continued

 
 

Helen Goodman

 

Mr Graham Allen

 

Ian Murray

 

Ann Clwyd

 

Mike Gapes

 

Chris Leslie

Mr Ben Bradshaw

Caroline Lucas

Ann Coffey

Mrs Madeleine Moon

Angela Smith

Stephen Doughty

Mr David Lammy

Seema Malhotra

Helen Hayes

Meg Hillier

Stella Creasy

Mr Andrew Smith

Catherine McKinnell

Mark Durkan

Dr Alasdair McDonnell

Ms Margaret Ritchie

Mr Barry Sheerman

Paul Farrelly

Chris Bryant

Rachael Maskell

Mr Clive Betts

Luciana Berger

Clive Efford

Ms Angela Eagle

Rushanara Ali

 

Not called  NC45

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Environmental protection—impact assessment

 

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

 

that she will publish an impact assessment of the effect on—

 

(a)    

environmental protection standards,

 

(b)    

farm business viability,

 

(c)    

animal welfare standards,

 

(d)    

food security, and

 

(e)    

food safety

 

18 months after this Act receives Royal Assent or prior to a vote on the

 

negotiations in the European Parliament, whichever is the sooner.”

 



 
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