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SUPPLEMENT TO THE VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 
 

Wednesday 8 January 2020

 

Committee of the whole House

 

Proceedings

 

European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) 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Withdrawn after debate: moved and debated but then withdrawn, so not put to a decision.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.

 

 


 

Clauses 18 to 23; Schedule 3; Clauses 24 to 37; new Clauses relating to

 

Part 4; new Schedules relating to Part 4

 

Joanna Cherry

 

Ian Blackford

 

Dr Philippa Whitford

 

Stuart C McDonald

 

Patrick Grady

 

Negatived  38

 

Clause  18,  page  20,  line  10,  leave out “appropriate” and insert “necessary”


 
 

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European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill, continued

 
 

Joanna Cherry

 

Ian Blackford

 

Dr Philippa Whitford

 

Stuart C McDonald

 

Patrick Grady

 

Preet Kaur Gill

 

Not called  39

 

Clause  18,  page  20,  line  18,  leave out “appropriate” and insert “necessary”

 

Sir Edward Davey

 

Mr Alistair Carmichael

 

Daisy Cooper

 

Tim Farron

 

Christine Jardine

 

Sarah Olney

Munira Wilson

Wendy Chamberlain

Wera Hobhouse

Layla Moran

Jamie Stone

 

Not called  47

 

Clause  18,  page  20,  leave out lines 25 and 26

 

Clause Agreed to.

 

Joanna Cherry

 

Ian Blackford

 

Dr Philippa Whitford

 

Stuart C McDonald

 

Patrick Grady

 

Preet Kaur Gill

 

Not called  40

 

Clause  19,  page  21,  line  15,  leave out “appropriate” and insert “necessary”

 

Joanna Cherry

 

Ian Blackford

 

Dr Philippa Whitford

 

Stuart C McDonald

 

Patrick Grady

 

Not called  41

 

Clause  19,  page  21,  line  25,  leave out “appropriate” and insert “necessary”

 

Joanna Cherry

 

Ian Blackford

 

Dr Philippa Whitford

 

Stuart C McDonald

 

Patrick Grady

 

Not called  42

 

Clause  19,  page  21,  line  34,  leave out “appropriate” and insert “necessary”


 
 

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European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill, continued

 
 

Joanna Cherry

 

Ian Blackford

 

Dr Philippa Whitford

 

Stuart C McDonald

 

Patrick Grady

 

Not called  43

 

Clause  19,  page  21,  line  44,  leave out “appropriate” and insert “necessary”

 

Clause Agreed to.

 

Sir Jeffrey M Donaldson

 

Sammy Wilson

 

Mr Gregory Campbell

 

Jim Shannon

 

Ian Paisley

 

Gavin Robinson

Paul Girvan

Carla Lockhart

 

Not called  24

 

Clause  20,  page  24,  line  2,  at end insert—

 

“(1A)    

The payment from the Consolidated Fund or the National Loans Fund to the EU

 

or an EU entity of each sum under section (1) which results from the imposition

 

of any penalty shall be subject to approval by resolution of the House of

 

Commons.”

 

Clause Agreed to.

 

Joanna Cherry

 

Ian Blackford

 

Dr Philippa Whitford

 

Stuart C McDonald

 

Patrick Grady

 

Not called  44

 

Clause  21,  page  24,  line  37,  leave out “appropriate” and insert “necessary”

 

Jeremy Corbyn

 

Keir Starmer

 

Paul Blomfield

 

Thangam Debbonaire

 

Valerie Vaz

 

Mr Nicholas Brown

Nick Thomas-Symonds

Debbie Abrahams

Kerry McCarthy

Helen Hayes

Caroline Lucas

Preet Kaur Gill

 

Not called  1

 

Clause  21,  page  25,  leave out lines 1 and 2 and insert—

 

“(2)    

A Minister of the Crown must, on or before 30 June 2020, publish a

 

comprehensive economic impact assessment of the effect of the Ireland/Northern

 

Ireland Protocol and regulations made under subsection (1) on—

 

(a)    

the UK’s Internal Market and the access of Northern Ireland goods to

 

Great Britain and Great British goods to Northern Ireland;

 

(b)    

the Northern Ireland economy, including levels of imports and exports;

 

(c)    

fiscal and regulatory compliance of goods travelling from NI to GB and

 

from GB to NI; and


 
 

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(d)    

barriers to entry for third-country goods entering NI and GB from

 

Ireland, the rest of the EU and third countries.

 

(2A)    

The Secretary of State must make arrangements for—

 

(a)    

a copy of each report published under subsection (2) to be laid before

 

each House of Parliament, and conveyed to the Presiding Officer of each

 

devolved legislature, by the end of the day on which it is published;

 

(b)    

a motion in neutral terms, to the effect that the House of Commons has

 

considered the report, to be moved in the House of Commons by a

 

Minister of the Crown; and

 

(c)    

a motion for the House of Lords to take note of the report to be tabled in

 

the House of Lords and moved by a Minister of the Crown.

 

(2B)    

The motions required under subsections (2A)(b) and (c) must be moved in the

 

relevant House by a Minister of the Crown within the period of five calendar days

 

beginning with the end of the day on which the report is laid before Parliament.

 

(2C)    

The Secretary of State shall make a further report under subsection (2) on or

 

before 31 October 2020 and at least every 12 months thereafter.”

 

Sir Edward Davey

 

Mr Alistair Carmichael

 

Daisy Cooper

 

Tim Farron

 

Christine Jardine

 

Sarah Olney

Munira Wilson

Wendy Chamberlain

Wera Hobhouse

Layla Moran

Jamie Stone

 

Not called  48

 

Clause  21,  page  25,  line  2,  leave out “(including modifying this Act).”

 

Stephen Farry

 

Not called  33

 

Clause  21,  page  25,  line  2,  at end insert “except repealing section 7A.”

 

Sir Jeffrey M Donaldson

 

Sammy Wilson

 

Mr Gregory Campbell

 

Colum Eastwood

 

Claire Hanna

 

Stephen Farry

Jim Shannon

Ian Paisley

Gavin Robinson

Paul Girvan

Carla Lockhart

 

Not called  50

 

Clause  21,  page  25,  line  3,  leave out “may” and insert “must”

 

Sir Jeffrey M Donaldson

 

Sammy Wilson

 

Mr Gregory Campbell

 

Jim Shannon

 

Ian Paisley

 

Gavin Robinson

Paul Girvan

Carla Lockhart

Stephen Farry

 

Not called  12

 

Clause  21,  page  25,  line  4,  after first “the” insert “unfettered”.


 
 

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European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill, continued

 
 

Sir Jeffrey M Donaldson

 

Sammy Wilson

 

Mr Gregory Campbell

 

Jim Shannon

 

Ian Paisley

 

Gavin Robinson

Paul Girvan

Carla Lockhart

Stephen Farry

 

Not called  13

 

Clause  21,  page  25,  line  16,  at end insert—

 

“(6A)    

Regulations under subsection (1) must include provision to prevent any direct or

 

indirect commercial discrimination that may arise to the detriment of businesses

 

(including farms) in Northern Ireland as a result of the Ireland/Northern Ireland

 

Protocol.”

 

Sir Jeffrey M Donaldson

 

Sammy Wilson

 

Mr Gregory Campbell

 

Jim Shannon

 

Ian Paisley

 

Gavin Robinson

Paul Girvan

Carla Lockhart

Stephen Farry

 

Not called  14

 

Clause  21,  page  25,  line  16,  at end insert—

 

“(6B)    

Regulations under subsection (1) must include provision to prevent non-tariff

 

barriers being imposed in Great Britain to exclude Northern Ireland products

 

except to the extent strictly required by the Ireland/Northern Ireland Protocol as

 

long as it remains in force.”

 

Sir Jeffrey M Donaldson

 

Sammy Wilson

 

Mr Gregory Campbell

 

Jim Shannon

 

Ian Paisley

 

Gavin Robinson

Paul Girvan

Carla Lockhart

Stephen Farry

 

Not called  15

 

Clause  21,  page  25,  line  16,  at end insert—

 

“(6C)    

Regulations under subsection (1) must include provision to prevent the exclusion

 

of Northern Ireland produce or products from British marketing campaigns or

 

assurance, trade and labelling schemes.”

 

Dr Philippa Whitford

 

Ian Blackford

 

Joanna Cherry

 

Stuart C McDonald

 

Patrick Grady

 

Caroline Lucas

Carol Monaghan

 

Negatived on division  10

 

Clause  21,  page  25,  line  27,  at end insert—

 

“(8)    

But regulations under this section may not—


 
 

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European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill, continued

 
 

(a)    

impose or increase taxation or fees,

 

(b)    

make retrospective provision,

 

(c)    

create a relevant criminal offence,

 

(d)    

establish a public authority,

 

(e)    

amend, repeal or revoke the Human Rights Act 1998 or any subordinate

 

legislation made under it, or

 

(f)    

amend or repeal the Scotland Act 1998, the Government of Wales Act

 

2006 or the Northern Ireland Act 1998.”

 

Clause Agreed to.

 

Joanna Cherry

 

Ian Blackford

 

Dr Philippa Whitford

 

Stuart C McDonald

 

Patrick Grady

 

Not called  45

 

Clause  22,  page  25,  line  37,  leave out “appropriate” and insert “necessary”

 

Joanna Cherry

 

Ian Blackford

 

Dr Philippa Whitford

 

Stuart C McDonald

 

Patrick Grady

 

Not called  46

 

Clause  22,  page  26,  line  3,  leave out “appropriate” and insert “necessary”

 

Sir Jeffrey M Donaldson

 

Sammy Wilson

 

Mr Gregory Campbell

 

Colum Eastwood

 

Claire Hanna

 

Stephen Farry

Jim Shannon

Ian Paisley

Gavin Robinson

Paul Girvan

Carla Lockhart

 

Not called  51

 

Clause  22,  page  26,  line  13,  leave out “may” and insert “must”

 

Sir Jeffrey M Donaldson

 

Sammy Wilson

 

Mr Gregory Campbell

 

Jim Shannon

 

Ian Paisley

 

Gavin Robinson

Paul Girvan

Carla Lockhart

Stephen Farry

 

Not called  16

 

Clause  22,  page  26,  line  14,  after first “the” insert “unfettered”.


 
 

Committee of the whole House Proceedings: 8 January 2020    

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European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill, continued

 
 

Sir Jeffrey M Donaldson

 

Sammy Wilson

 

Mr Gregory Campbell

 

Jim Shannon

 

Ian Paisley

 

Gavin Robinson

Paul Girvan

Carla Lockhart

Stephen Farry

 

Not called  17

 

Clause  22,  page  26,  line  25,  at end insert—

 

“(6A)    

Regulations under sub-paragraph (1) must include provision to prevent any direct

 

or indirect commercial discrimination that may arise to the detriment of

 

businesses (including farms) in Northern Ireland as a result of the Ireland/

 

Northern Ireland Protocol.”

 

Sir Jeffrey M Donaldson

 

Sammy Wilson

 

Mr Gregory Campbell

 

Jim Shannon

 

Ian Paisley

 

Gavin Robinson

Paul Girvan

Carla Lockhart

Stephen Farry

 

Not called  18

 

Clause  22,  page  26,  line  25,  at end insert—

 

“(6B)    

Regulations under sub-paragraph (1) must include provision to prevent non-tariff

 

barriers being imposed in Great Britain to exclude Northern Ireland products

 

except to the extent strictly required by the Ireland/Northern Ireland Protocol as

 

long as it remains in force.”

 

Sir Jeffrey M Donaldson

 

Sammy Wilson

 

Mr Gregory Campbell

 

Jim Shannon

 

Ian Paisley

 

Gavin Robinson

Paul Girvan

Carla Lockhart

Stephen Farry

 

Not called  19

 

Clause  22,  page  26,  line  25,  at end insert—

 

“(6C)    

Regulations under sub-paragraph (1) must include provision to prevent the

 

exclusion of Northern Ireland produce or products from British marketing

 

campaigns or assurance, trade and labelling schemes.”

 

Clause Agreed to.


 
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