European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — All Clauses Stand Part — 8 Feb 2017 at 18:05
John Penrose MP, Weston-Super-Mare voted to empower the Prime Minister to give notification of the United Kingdom's intention to leave the European Union.
The majority of MPs voted to empower the Prime Minister to give notification of the United Kingdom's intention to leave the European Union.
MPs were considering the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill.
The motion supported by the majority of MPs in this vote was:
- That clauses 1 and 2 stand part of the Bill.
The Bill was only comprised of those two clauses which stated:
- (1) The Prime Minister may notify, under Article 50(2) of the Treaty on European Union, the United Kingdom’s intention to withdraw from the EU.
- (2) This section has effect despite any provision made by or under the European Communities Act 1972 or any other enactment.
- 2. Short title
- This Act may be cited as the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Act 2017.
-  Parliament's webpage on the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill 2016-17
-  Text of the Bill as at the time of the vote
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.
What are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.
What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||319||0 (+2 tell)||0||97.6%|
|SNP||0 (+2 tell)||52||0||100.0%|