European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — Report (4th Day) — 30 Apr 2018 at 18:30

Moved by Lord Newby

50: Before Clause 9, insert the following new Clause-“Parliamentary motions on a referendum(1) A Minister of the Crown must move a motion in each House of Parliament to provide for the option to hold a referendum on whether the United Kingdom should accept the outcome of the negotiations between the Government and the EU under Article 50(2) of the Treaty on European Union, or seek to remain in the EU by revoking the notification of withdrawal from the EU under Article 50.(2) Such a motion must be moved prior to the enactment of any statute to implement a withdrawal agreement and as a precondition to making regulations under section 9, irrespective of whether either House of Parliament has previously considered or approved a motion relating to the outcome of the negotiations under Article 50(2) of the Treaty on European Union.(3) If both Houses of Parliament approve the option of a referendum, the Secretary of State must not commence any statute nor make regulations under section 9 to implement a withdrawal agreement, but must bring forward proposals to hold such a referendum, and the Government must seek such an extension of the Article 50 period as may be necessary for this purpose.”

Ayes 202, Noes 260.

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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 (Not-Content)Minority (Content)Turnout
Con198 (+2 tell) 474.5%
Crossbench41 43 (+1 tell)44.7%
DUP2 050.0%
Independent Labour1 0100.0%
Independent Ulster Unionist1 0100.0%
Judge2 120.0%
Lab5 5326.4%
LDem2 93 (+1 tell)88.9%
Non-affiliated3 527.6%
PC0 150.0%
UKIP1 033.3%
UUP2 0100.0%
Total:258 20054.4%

Rebel Voters - sorted by name

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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NamePartyVote
Lord Alton of LiverpoolCrossbenchno
Lord Bew Crossbenchno
Lord Broers Crossbenchno
Lord Brown of Eaton-under-HeywoodJudge (front bench)aye
Baroness Butler-Sloss Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Cameron of DillingtonCrossbenchno
Lord Carlile of BerriewCrossbenchno
Lord Carswell Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Cooper of WindrushConaye
Baroness Coussins Crossbench (front bench)no
Baroness Cox Crossbenchno
Viscount Craigavon Crossbenchno
Lord Craig of RadleyCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Crisp Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Cromwell Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Dannatt Crossbenchno
Lord Deben Conaye
Baroness Deech Crossbenchno
Lord Eames Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Evans of WeardaleCrossbenchno
Baroness Falkner of MargravineLDem (front bench)no
Lord Green of DeddingtonCrossbenchno
Baroness Greengross Crossbenchno
Lord Greenway Crossbenchno
Lord Grocott Lab (minister)no
Viscount Hailsham Conaye
Lord Hennessy of NympsfieldCrossbenchno
Lord Hogan-Howe Crossbenchno
Lord Howarth of NewportLabno
Baroness Howe of IdlicoteCrossbenchno
Lord Hylton Crossbenchno
Lord Jay of EwelmeCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Jordan Labno
Lord Kakkar Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Kalms Non-affiliatedno
Lord Kilclooney Crossbenchno
The Earl of KinnoullCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Luce Crossbenchno
Baroness Mallalieu Lab (minister)no
The Countess of MarCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Mawson Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Moonie Labno
Baroness Nicholson of WinterbourneLDemno
Lord Ouseley Crossbenchno
Lord Rana Crossbenchno
Lord Rowe-Beddoe Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Stirrup Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Taylor of WarwickNon-affiliatedno
Lord Thurlow Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Trevethin and Oaksey Crossbenchno
Lord Truscott Non-affiliatedno
Baroness Watkins of TavistockCrossbench (front bench)no
Viscount Waverley Crossbenchno
Baroness Wheatcroft Conaye
Lord Wilson of TillyornCrossbenchno
Baroness Wolf of DulwichCrossbenchno

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