European Union (Referendum) Bill — Clause 1 — Referendum on the UK's Membership of the EU on 23 October 2014 — 22 Nov 2013 at 11:00
The majority of MPs voted against a proposal to hold a referendum on the United Kingdom's membership of the European Union on the 23rd of October 2014.
The rejected amendment was proposed by Adam Afriyie MP and stated:
- "page 1, line 4, leave out ‘before 31 December 2017’ and insert ‘on 23 October 2014’
The European Union (Referendum) Bill remained unchanged and continued to require a referendum be held before 31 December 2017.
-  Text of European Union (Referendum) Bill as introduced
-  Official Report, House of Commons, 22 November 2013
MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party are marked in red. Also shows which MPs were ministers at the time of this vote. You can also see every eligible MP including those who did not vote in this division.