European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — New Clause — Maintenance of EU Environmental Principles and Standards

Division number 185 in the House of Commons on 13 June 2018.

Tim Farron voted in favour of steps designed to ensure that the UK’s withdrawal from the EU does not result in the removal or diminution of any rights, powers, liabilities, obligations, restrictions, remedies and procedures that contribute to the protection and improvement of the environment.

A majority of MPs disagreed and voted against steps designed to ensure that the UK’s withdrawal from the EU does not result in the removal or diminution of any rights, powers, liabilities, obligations, restrictions, remedies and procedures that contribute to the protection and improvement of the environment.

320 for, 296 against, 29 absent.

Aye

Tellers: Nigel Adams, Mike Freer

No

Tellers: Nicholas Dakin, Nick Smith