Immigration and Social Security Co-ordination (EU Withdrawal) Bill — Report (2nd Day) (Continued) — Amendment 19 — 5 Oct 2020 at 22:30
Moved by Baroness Prashar
19: After Clause 4, insert the following new Clause-“Entry of EEA and Swiss minors using national identity cards(1) After 31 December 2020 the Secretary of State must allow minors who are nationals of any EEA State or Switzerland lacking settled or pre-settled status under the EU Settlement Scheme to enter the United Kingdom for a period not exceeding 30 days if they produce a valid national identity card issued by the relevant authority in their home country.(2) No minors entering the United Kingdom under subsection (1) may do so on more than one occasion in any calendar year.(3) After 31 December 2025 entry under subsection (1) may only be allowed on production by the minor of a valid national identity card which complies with the specifications and minimum security standards for machine readable travel documents as set out in Document 9303 of the International Civil Aviation Organization.(4) Nothing in this section prevents minors from entering the United Kingdom under another provision or scheme which is not subject to the restrictions set out in this section.(5) In this section-“minors” means persons who are under the age of 18 on the date of their arrival in the United Kingdom; “relevant authority” means the body within each EEA State or Switzerland designated as responsible for issuing valid national identity cards to the citizens of that country.”Member’s explanatory statementThis new Clause provides for persons under the age of 18 who are EEA citizens or Swiss nationals (specifically those who lack settled or pre-settled status under the EU Settlement Scheme) to enter the UK for a stay not exceeding 30 days in any calendar year.
Ayes 152, Noes 166.
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.
|Party||Majority (Not-Content)||Minority (Content)||Turnout|
|Independent Ulster Unionist||1||0||100.0%|
|Lord Chartres||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Curry of Kirkharle||Crossbench||no|
|Lord Kakkar||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Baroness O'Neill of Bengarve||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Patel||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Hay of Ballyore||DUP||no|
|Baroness Stuart of Edgbaston||Non-affiliated||no|
|Lord Taylor of Warwick||Non-affiliated||no|