European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — Second Reading — 11 Sep 2017 at 23:37
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted to end the supremacy of EU law in UK law; to convert EU law into domestic law on the UK's exit from the European Union and to give ministers the power to correct deficiencies in retained EU law.
The majority of MPs voted to end the supremacy of European Union law in United Kingdom law and convert EU law into domestic law on the UK's exit from the European Union.
The majority of MPs were also voting to give ministers the power to introduce regulations to prevent, remedy or mitigate: (a) any failure of retained EU law to operate effectively, or (b) any other deficiency in retained EU law, arising from the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the EU.
MPs were considering the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill
The motion supported by the majority of MPs in this vote was:
- That the Bill be now read a Second time.
The passing of this motion enabled the Bill to continue on its path to becoming law.
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||309 (+2 tell)||0||0||98.1%|
|Lab||7||238 (+2 tell)||0||94.3%|
|Ronnie Campbell||Blyth Valley||Lab||aye|
|Frank Field||Birkenhead||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Kate Hoey||Vauxhall||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Kelvin Hopkins||Luton North||Lab (minister)||aye|
|John Mann||Bassetlaw||Lab (minister)||aye|
|Graham Stringer||Blackley and Broughton||Lab (minister)||aye|