After Clause 16 - Environmental protection and food standards

Retained EU Law (Revocation and Reform) Bill – in the House of Commons at 6:13 pm on 24 May 2023.

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  • Division number 243
    A majority of MPs voted rejecting an amendment that would add a non-regression requirement that environmental protection and food standard does not fall below EU standards when changed.

Motion made, and Question put, That this House disagrees with Lords amendment 15.—(The Solicitor General.)

Division number 243 Retained EU Law (Revocation and Reform) Bill: motion to disagree with Lords Amendment 15

A majority of MPs voted rejecting an amendment that would add a non-regression requirement that environmental protection and food standard does not fall below EU standards when changed.

Aye: 293 MPs

No: 216 MPs

Aye: A-Z by last name

Tellers

No: A-Z by last name

Tellers

The House divided: Ayes 294, Noes 217.

Question accordingly agreed to.

Lords amendment 15 disagreed to.