Customs duties

Part of European Union (Withdrawal) Bill – in the House of Commons at 6:30 pm on 20th December 2017.

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Photo of Kate Hoey Kate Hoey Labour, Vauxhall 6:30 pm, 20th December 2017

No, I will not give way at the moment.

Look at all the different EU regulations and the ways in which the EU has encroached on our country’s rules over the years. Majority voting has meant that we have occasionally been outvoted, and we have therefore been unable to do things that we wanted to do. When we decided that we wanted to leave, it was clear that the EU felt that we had no right to make that decision, which is why it wants to delay and delay.