European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Third Reading — 8 Feb 2017 at 20:01

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[1]

The Bill's operative clause was titled: Power to notify withdrawal from the EU and 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.

The majority of MPs supported the following motion

  • That the Bill be now read a Third time.

The support for this motion enabled the Bill to continue on its path to becoming law.

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Party Summary

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.

PartyMajority (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Con320 (+2 tell) 1098.2%
DUP8 00100.0%
Green0 10100.0%
Independent0 30100.0%
Lab163 52093.5%
LDem0 7077.8%
PC0 30100.0%
SDLP0 30100.0%
SNP0 52 (+2 tell)0100.0%
UKIP1 00100.0%
UUP2 00100.0%
Total:494 122096.4%

Rebel Voters - sorted by constituency

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
Neil CoyleBermondsey and Old SouthwarkLab (minister)no
Rushanara AliBethnal Green and BowLab (minister)no
Dawn ButlerBrent CentralLabno
Ruth CadburyBrentford and IsleworthLab (minister)no
Madeleine MoonBridgendLab (minister)no
Kerry McCarthyBristol EastLab (minister)no
Thangam DebbonaireBristol WestLab (minister)no
Daniel ZeichnerCambridgeLab (minister)no
Jo StevensCardiff CentralLabno
Stephen DoughtyCardiff South and PenarthLab (minister)no
Kevin BrennanCardiff WestLab (minister)no
Ann ClwydCynon ValleyLab (minister)no
Helen HayesDulwich and West NorwoodLab (minister)no
Rupa HuqEaling Central and ActonLab (minister)no
Steve PoundEaling NorthLab (minister)no
Virendra SharmaEaling, SouthallLab (minister)no
Stephen TimmsEast HamLab (minister)no
Ian MurrayEdinburgh SouthLab (minister)no
Ben BradshawExeterLab (minister)no
Maria EagleGarston and HalewoodLabno
Meg HillierHackney South and ShoreditchLab (minister)no
Andrew SlaughterHammersmithLab (minister)no
Tulip SiddiqHampstead and KilburnLabno
Catherine WestHornsey and Wood GreenLab (minister)no
Peter KyleHoveLab (minister)no
Mike GapesIlford SouthLab (minister)no
Heidi AlexanderLewisham EastLab (minister)no
Jim DowdLewisham West and PengeLab (minister)no
Vicky FoxcroftLewisham, DeptfordLab (minister)no
Louise EllmanLiverpool, RiversideLab (minister)no
Luciana BergerLiverpool, WavertreeLab (minister)no
Jeff SmithManchester, WithingtonLab (minister)no
Chi OnwurahNewcastle upon Tyne CentralLab (minister)no
Catherine McKinnellNewcastle upon Tyne NorthLab (minister)no
Paul FarrellyNewcastle-under-LymeLabno
Clive LewisNorwich SouthLabno
Graham AllenNottingham NorthLabno
Lilian GreenwoodNottingham SouthLab (minister)no
Owen SmithPontypriddLabno
Chris BryantRhonddaLab (minister)no
Kenneth ClarkeRushcliffeConno
Alan WhiteheadSouthampton, TestLab (minister)no
Ann CoffeyStockportLabno
Kate GreenStretford and UrmstonLab (minister)no
Geraint DaviesSwansea WestLab (minister)no
Rosena Allin-KhanTootingLab (minister)no
David LammyTottenhamLab (minister)no
Mary CreaghWakefieldLab (minister)no
Stella CreasyWalthamstowLab (minister)no
Lyn BrownWest HamLab (minister)no
Karen BuckWestminster NorthLab (minister)no
Alison McGovernWirral SouthLab (minister)no
Rachael MaskellYork CentralLab (minister)no

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