Exiting the European Union: Meaningful Vote

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 3:17 pm on 11th December 2018.

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Photo of Vicky Ford Vicky Ford Conservative, Chelmsford 3:17 pm, 11th December 2018

The right hon. Gentleman is making a passionate plea to buy more time for negotiations. Does he not agree that there is a huge risk, because the European elections mean that everybody on the other side of the negotiating table is likely to change in the European Parliament and the European Commission? It is therefore important to finalise these negotiations before the European Parliament breaks for its elections.