UK Withdrawal from the EU — Delay of up-to Three Months — Ireland — 14 Feb 2019 at 17:00

The majority of MPs voted to show a preference for the principle of a withdrawal agreement which would avoid a hard border on the island of Ireland via a mechanism other than the United Kingdom remaining aligned with the European Union customs union rather than delaying leaving the European Union by up to three months.

MPs were considering a motion stating:

The approach to leaving the EU mentioned referred to House of Commons vote where[1]:

  • The majority of MPs voted to express support for an agreement on the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union which avoids a hard border on the island of Ireland via a mechanism other than the United Kingdom remaining aligned with the European Union customs union.

The amendment rejected by the majority of MPs in this vote was:

The original motion sought support for the principle of a withdrawal agreement which would avoid a hard border on the island of Ireland via a mechanism other than the United Kingdom remaining aligned with the European Union customs union. The rejected amendment sought to omit that support and instead delay leaving the European Union by up to three months.

Debate in Parliament |

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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 (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con303 (+2 tell) 2096.8%
DUP10 00100.0%
Green0 10100.0%
Independent1 1025.0%
Lab1 41016.4%
LDem0 110100.0%
PC0 40100.0%
SNP0 33 (+2 tell)0100.0%
Total:315 93064.2%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

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
Kenneth ClarkeRushcliffewhilst Con (front bench)aye
Sarah WollastonTotneswhilst Con (front bench)aye
Kate HoeyVauxhallLab (minister)no

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