UK Withdrawal from the EU — Negotiation Aims — 27 Feb 2019 at 18:48

The majority of MPs voted against seeking a permanent comprehensive customs union with the European Union; close alignment with the single market; "dynamic alignment on rights and protections"; continued participation in European Union agencies and funding programmes as well as future security arrangements with the European Union covering the European Arrest Warrant and vital shared databases.

MPs were considering a motion stating:

The amendment rejected in this vote was:

  • Amendment proposed: (a), leave out from “House” to end and add:
  • “instructs Ministers
  • (a) to negotiate with the EU for changes to the Political Declaration to secure:
  • i. a permanent and comprehensive customs union with the EU;
  • ii. close alignment with the single market underpinned by shared institutions and obligations;
  • iii. dynamic alignment on rights and protections;
  • iv. commitments on participation in EU agencies and funding programmes, including in areas such as the environment, education, and industrial regulation; and
  • v. unambiguous agreement on the detail of future security arrangements, including access to the European Arrest Warrant and vital shared databases; and
  • (b) to introduce primary legislation to give statutory effect to this negotiating mandate.”

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
Con310 (+2 tell) 1099.7%
DUP10 00100.0%
Independent2 3023.8%
Lab1 235 (+2 tell)097.1%
LDem0 109.1%
Total:323 240094.3%

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
Stephen HepburnJarrowLab (minister)no

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