Repeal of the European Communities Act 1972

European Union (Withdrawal) Bill – in the House of Commons at 7:43 pm on 13th June 2018.

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  • Division number 180
  • Division number 181
    A majority of MPs voted against making the UK's withdrawal from the EU conditional on a statement on how the UK's continued participation in a customs union with the EU was sought during negotiations on the withdrawal agreement.

Motion made, and Question put, That this House disagrees with Lords amendment 1.—(Mr Robin Walker.)

The House proceeded to a Division.

Photo of John Bercow John Bercow Speaker of the House of Commons, Chair, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission, Chair, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority, Chair, Commons Reference Group on Representation and Inclusion Committee

I am always very obliged to the right hon. Gentleman, but I am taking my own measures at this stage. If I feel I require his assistance I will pray him in aid. He may rest assured that I will always profit from his counsels.

The House divided:

Ayes 325, Noes 298.

Division number 180 European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — Repeal of the European Communities Act 1972

Aye: 325 MPs

No: 298 MPs

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The House having divided: Ayes 325, Noes 298.

Question accordingly agreed to.

Lords amendment 1 disagreed to.

Motion made, and Question put, That this House disagrees with Lords amendment 2.—[The Solicitor General.]

The House divided:

Ayes 326, Noes 296.

Division number 181 European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — Clause 1 — Make Withdrawal Conditional on Statement on Negotiations to Retain UK Participation in EU Customs Union

A majority of MPs voted against making the UK's withdrawal from the EU conditional on a statement on how the UK's continued participation in a customs union with the EU was sought during negotiations on the withdrawal agreement.

Aye: 324 MPs

No: 295 MPs

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Absent: 26 MPs

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Question accordingly agreed to.

Lords amendment 2 disagreed to.

Government amendments (a) and (b) made in lieu of Lords amendments 1 and 2.

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