Trade Bill — Commons Amendments — Motion A1 (as an amendment to Motion A) — 2 Feb 2021 at 16:15

Moved by Lord Lansley

1B: After Clause 2, insert the following new Clause-“Parliamentary approval of international trade agreements and treaties(1) If a decision has been made by the Secretary of State to commence negotiations towards a free trade agreement, a statement must be made to both Houses of Parliament.(2) Negotiations for that trade agreement may not proceed until the Secretary of State has laid draft negotiating objectives in respect of that agreement before Parliament, and an amendable motion endorsing the draft negotiating objectives has been approved by a resolution of the House of Commons.(3) Prior to the draft negotiating objectives being laid, the Secretary of State must consult each devolved authority on the content of the draft negotiating objectives, and seek their consent.(4) The Constitutional Reform and Governance Act 2010 is amended as follows.(5) In section 20 (treaties to be laid before Parliament before ratification), after subsection (1)(b) insert-“(ba) where the treaty is an international trade agreement as defined in the Trade Act 2021, a Minister of the Crown has published an analysis of the requirement for the treaty to be implemented through changes to domestic legislation, and(bb) where the treaty is an international trade agreement as defined in the Trade Act 2021, the House of Commons has resolved, within period A, that the treaty should be ratified, and”(6) In section 21 (extension of 21 sitting day period), after subsection (2) insert-“(2A) Where a relevant Committee of either House of Parliament has recommended that a treaty constituting an international trade agreement as defined by the Trade Act 2021 should be debated in that House, the Minister of the Crown must ensure that the period does not expire before that debate has taken place.”””

Ayes 304, 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 (Content)Minority (Not-Content)Turnout
Bishop4 013.8%
Con15 19671.0%
Crossbench54 2740.1%
DUP0 360.0%
Green2 0100.0%
Independent Liberal Democrat1 0100.0%
Judge2 120.0%
Lab130 057.8%
LDem81 175.9%
Non-affiliated8 334.4%
PC1 050.0%
UUP0 2100.0%
Total:298 23357.7%

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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NamePartyVote
Lord Bowness Conaye
The Earl of CaithnessCon (front bench)aye
Lord Cooper of WindrushConaye
Lord Deben Conaye
Lord Gold Con (front bench)aye
Lord Green of HurstpierpointConaye
Lord Heseltine Conaye
Lord Inglewood Con (front bench)aye
Lord Lansley Con (front bench)aye
Baroness McIntosh of PickeringCon (front bench)aye
Baroness Neville-Jones Con (front bench)aye
Lord Norton of LouthConaye
Lord Shinkwin Conaye
Baroness Warsi Conaye
The Duke of WellingtonConaye
Lord Aberdare Crossbenchno
Lord Adebowale Crossbenchno
Viscount Brookeborough Crossbenchno
Baroness Butler-Sloss Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Carey of CliftonCrossbenchno
Lord Carlile of BerriewCrossbenchno
Lord Carrington Crossbenchno
Viscount Craigavon Crossbenchno
Lord Cromwell Crossbench (front bench)no
Baroness Deech Crossbenchno
The Earl of ErrollCrossbenchno
Lord Geidt Crossbenchno
Lord Hogan-Howe Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Houghton of RichmondCrossbenchno
Baroness Hunt of Bethnal GreenCrossbenchno
Lord Kakkar Crossbench (front bench)no
Baroness O'Neill of BengarveCrossbenchno
Lord Pannick Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Patel Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Powell of BayswaterCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Rana Crossbenchno
Lord Stern of BrentfordCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Stirrup Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Thurlow Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Walker of AldringhamCrossbenchno
Baroness Watkins of TavistockCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Wilson of TillyornCrossbenchno
Lord Brown of Eaton-under-HeywoodJudge (front bench)no
Baroness Nicholson of WinterbourneLDemno
Lord Kalms Non-affiliatedno
Lord Mann Non-affiliatedno
Lord Taylor of WarwickNon-affiliatedno

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