European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — Report (4th Day) — 30 Apr 2018 at 22:00

Moved by Lord Cormack

52: Clause 9, page 7, line 9, at end insert-“( ) It is an objective of Her Majesty’s Government to make every endeavour to facilitate the enactment of the statute described in subsection (1) prior to the ratification of the withdrawal agreement by the European Parliament.”

Moved by Lord Judge

52A: Clause 9, page 7, line 10, leave out subsection (2)

Moved by Lord Lisvane

53: Clause 9, page 7, line 11, leave out “(including modifying this Act)”

Moved by Baroness Goldie

53A: Clause 9, page 7, line 13, after “taxation” insert “or fees”

Moved by Baroness Goldie

54A: Clause 9, page 7, line 15, after “offence,” insert-“( ) establish a public authority,”

Moved by Baroness Massey of Darwen

55A: Clause 9, page 7, line 17, at end insert-“(e) make any provision without giving consideration to Part I of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child ratified by the United Kingdom.(3A) The condition in subsection 2(e) is fulfilled if, and only if, a Minister of the Crown lays before both Houses of Parliament-(a) a Ministerial Statement committing to give due consideration to Part I of UNCRC ratified by the United Kingdom when carrying out duties and functions that were within the competence of the EU before exit day, or when exercising powers under this section or powers under section 7 to prevent, remedy or mitigate deficiencies; and(b) a comprehensive audit setting out how children’s rights will continue to be protected across the United Kingdom after exit day, particularly in areas where children’s rights are not currently protected under domestic law but were, before exit day, in EU law.”

Moved by Lord Wigley

57: After Clause 9, insert the following new Clause-“Failure to approve or agree to terms of withdrawalIt is an objective of Her Majesty’s Government to ensure that-(a) in the event of Parliament not approving the terms of the United Kingdom’s withdrawal, or(b) in the event of there being no agreement with the EU,notification of the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the EU under Article 50 of the Treaty on the European Union be revoked.”

Moved by Lord Dubs

59: After Clause 9, insert the following new Clause-“Maintenance of refugee family unity within Europe(1) A Minister of the Crown must make appropriate arrangements with the aim of preserving specified effects in the United Kingdom of Regulation (EU) No. 604/2013 (the “Dublin Regulation”), including through negotiations with the EU.(2) “Specified effects” under subsection (1) are those provisions, and associated rights and obligations, that allow for those seeking asylum, including unaccompanied minors, adults and children, to join a family member, sibling or relative in the United Kingdom.(3) Within six months of the passing of this Act, and then every six months thereafter, a Minister of the Crown must report to Parliament on progress made in negotiations to secure the continuation of reciprocal arrangements between the United Kingdom and member States as they relate to subsection (1).”

Ayes 205, Noes 181.

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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 is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (Content)Minority (Not-Content)Turnout
Bishop1 03.8%
Con1 169 (+2 tell)68.8%
Crossbench24 315.6%
DUP0 266.7%
Green1 0100.0%
Independent Labour1 050.0%
Independent Ulster Unionist0 1100.0%
Judge1 07.1%
Lab97 (+2 tell) 050.5%
LDem72 072.7%
Non-affiliated4 319.4%
PC1 0100.0%
UUP0 150.0%
Total:203 17948.0%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

Lords 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 lord who could have voted in this division

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Baroness Wheatcroft Conaye
Lord Bew Crossbenchno
The Earl of KinnoullCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Thurlow Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Gadhia Non-affiliatedno
Baroness Stowell of BeestonNon-affiliated (front bench)no
Lord Taylor of WarwickNon-affiliatedno

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