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House of Commons

 
 

Thursday 1 February 2018

 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings

 

Trade Bill


 

[Eighth Sitting]


 

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Withdrawn after debate: moved and debated but then withdrawn, so not put to a decision.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

 

 


 

Hannah Bardell

 

Alan Brown

 

Kirsty Blackman

 

Patrick Grady

 

Negatived on division  NC10

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“HMRC: impact

 

No later than 12 months after this Act has come into force, the Secretary of State

 

shall lay a report before Parliament on the impact of the provisions of sections 7

 

and 8 of this Act on the expenditure and staffing of HMRC.”

 



 
 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 1 February 2018        

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Trade Bill, continued

 
 

Barry Gardiner

 

Nick Smith

 

Bill Esterson

 

Judith Cummins

 

Anna McMorrin

 

Faisal Rashid

Matt Western

 

Negatived on division  NC11

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Role of Joint Ministerial Committee

 

(1)    

The Joint Ministerial Committee is to be a forum—

 

(a)    

for discussing—

 

(i)    

the terms upon which the United Kingdom is to commence

 

negotiations with respect to any international trade agreement;

 

(ii)    

proposals to amend retained EU law for the purposes of

 

regulations made under section 1 or section 2;

 

(b)    

for seeking a consensus on the matters set out in subsection l(a) between

 

Her Majesty’s Government and the other members of the Joint

 

Ministerial Committee.

 

(2)    

Before Her Majesty’s Government concludes an international trade agreement,

 

the Secretary of State must produce a document for consideration by the Joint

 

Ministerial Committee setting out—

 

(a)    

Her Majesty’s Government’s objectives and strategy in negotiating and

 

concluding an international trade agreement;

 

(b)    

the steps Her Majesty’s Government intends to take to keep the Joint

 

Ministerial Committee informed of progress in reaching an international

 

trade agreement;

 

(c)    

the steps Her Majesty’s Government intends to take to consult each

 

member of the Joint Ministerial Committee before entering into an

 

international trade agreement and for taking the views of each member

 

into account.

 

(3)    

Before concluding an international trade agreement the Secretary of State must

 

produce a document setting out the terms of the proposed agreement for

 

consideration by the Joint Ministerial Committee.

 

(4)    

In this section, “the Joint Ministerial Committee” means the body set up in

 

accordance with Supplementary Agreement A of the Memorandum of

 

Understanding on Devolution, between Her Majesty’s Government, the Scottish

 

Government, the Welsh Government and the Northern Ireland Executive

 

Committee”.

 



 
 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 1 February 2018        

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Trade Bill, continued

 
 

Barry Gardiner

 

Sue Hayman

 

Nick Smith

 

Bill Esterson

 

Judith Cummins

 

Anna McMorrin

Faisal Rashid

Matt Western

 

Negatived on division  NC12

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Animal welfare and sentience

 

(1)    

Regulations may only be made under section 2(1) if the provisions of the

 

international trade agreement to which they relate are compatible with—

 

(a)    

any provision in UK law (including retained EU law) relating to animal

 

welfare standards and the welfare of animals in the production of food;

 

and

 

(b)    

any obligations relating to animal sentience by which the UK is bound,

 

or any principles relating to animal sentience to which the UK adheres.”

 

Bill to be reported without amendment.

 


 

 

Revised 01 February 2018