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

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  • Division number 182
    A majority of MPs voted against largely retaining the EU "Charter of Fundamental Rights" as part of UK law following the UK's withdrawal from the European Union.

Motion made, and Question put, That this House disagrees with Lords amendment 5.—(The Solicitor General.)

The House divided:

Ayes 321, Noes 301.

Division number 182 European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — Clause 5 — EU Charter of Fundamental Rights

A majority of MPs voted against largely retaining the EU "Charter of Fundamental Rights" as part of UK law following the UK's withdrawal from the European Union.

Aye: 320 MPs

No: 301 MPs

Ayes: A-Z by last name

Tellers

Nos: A-Z by last name

Tellers

Absent: 24 MPs

Absents: A-Z by last name

Question accordingly agreed to.

Lords amendment 5 disagreed to.

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

We are about to move on to Lords amendment 53, but I have been advised—I am sure the Opposition Chief Whip is listening carefully at this point—that it is the right hon. Gentleman’s birthday today. I am sure he enjoys nothing more than to spend his birthday in multiple Divisions. I wish him a happy birthday.

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