European Union Integration

There have been votes in Parliament on the degree of the UK's integration with the European Union. Specific matters voted on include the UK's opt out from the European Union Police and Criminal Justice Measures and the establishment of a European Union External Action Service.

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John Bercow generally voted against more EU integration

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about more EU integration:

  • On 16 May 2006: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Legislative and Regulatory Reform Bill — Disapplication of European Communities Act 1972 — rejected Show vote
  • On 26 Oct 2006: John Bercow voted no on European Union — A Citizens' Agenda Show vote
  • On 29 Nov 2006: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Community Documents — European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, and Fundamental Rights and Citizenship Programme Show vote
  • On 19 Nov 2007: John Bercow voted no on European Communities (Finance) Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 12 Dec 2007: John Bercow voted no on European Community Documents — Funding of European political parties Show vote
  • On 21 Jan 2008: John Bercow voted no on Lisbon Treaty — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 28 Jan 2008: John Bercow voted yes on Lisbon Treaty — Amendment to proposed Commons timetable for debate — rejected Show vote
  • On 28 Jan 2008: John Bercow voted no on Lisbon Treaty — Commons timetable for debate Show vote
  • On 29 Jan 2008: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Lisbon Treaty — Disapproves of the government's policy towards the Lisbon Treaty in terms of justice and home affairs — rejected Show vote
  • On 29 Jan 2008: John Bercow voted yes on Lisbon Treaty — Exclude the European Court of Justice's regulations on police and justice matters — rejected Show vote
  • On 29 Jan 2008: John Bercow voted yes on Lisbon Treaty — Exclude the European Union's measures on judicial cooperation in criminal matters — rejected Show vote
  • On 30 Jan 2008: John Bercow voted yes on Lisbon Treaty — Disapproves of the government's policy towards the Lisbon Treaty in relation to energy — rejected Show vote
  • On 30 Jan 2008: John Bercow voted no on Lisbon Treaty — Approves of the government's policy towards the Lisbon Treaty in relation to energy Show vote
  • On 30 Jan 2008: John Bercow voted yes on Lisbon Treaty — Exclude energy from being a shared policy area in the European Union — rejected Show vote
  • On 5 Feb 2008: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Lisbon Treaty — Disapproves of the government's policy towards the Lisbon Treaty with regards to human rights — rejected Show vote
  • On 5 Feb 2008: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Lisbon Treaty — Approves of the government's policy towards the Lisbon Treaty with regards to human rights Show vote
  • On 5 Feb 2008: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Lisbon Treaty — Exclude human rights from the policy area of the European Union — rejected Show vote
  • On 6 Feb 2008: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Lisbon Treaty — Disapproves of the government's policy towards the Lisbon Treaty with regards to the single market — rejected Show vote
  • On 6 Feb 2008: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Lisbon Treaty — Approves of the government's policy towards the Lisbon Treaty with regards to the single market Show vote
  • On 6 Feb 2008: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Lisbon Treaty — Prevent competition rules from becoming an exclusive policy area of the European Union — rejected Show vote
  • On 20 Feb 2008: John Bercow voted yes on Lisbon Treaty — Disapproves of the government's policy towards the Lisbon Treaty with regards to foreign affairs — rejected Show vote
  • On 20 Feb 2008: John Bercow voted no on Lisbon Treaty — Approves of the government's policy towards the Lisbon Treaty with regards to foreign affairs Show vote
  • On 20 Feb 2008: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Lisbon Treaty — Remove foreign policy role of the President of the European Council — rejected Show vote
  • On 25 Feb 2008: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Lisbon Treaty — Disapproves of the government's policy towards the Lisbon Treaty with regards to international development — rejected Show vote
  • On 25 Feb 2008: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Lisbon Treaty — Approves of the government's policy towards the Lisbon Treaty with regards to international development Show vote
  • On 26 Feb 2008: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Lisbon Treaty — Disapproves of the government's policy towards the Lisbon Treaty with regards to the European Union's institutions — rejected Show vote
  • On 26 Feb 2008: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Lisbon Treaty — Approves of the government's policy towards the Lisbon Treaty with regards to the European Union's institutions Show vote
  • On 26 Feb 2008: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Lisbon Treaty — Exclude the European Union from regulating the conservation of marine biological resources — rejected Show vote
  • On 27 Feb 2008: John Bercow voted yes on Lisbon Treaty — Disapproves of the government's policy towards the Lisbon Treaty with regards to climate change — rejected Show vote
  • On 27 Feb 2008: John Bercow voted no on Lisbon Treaty — Approves of the government's policy towards the Lisbon Treaty with regards to climate change Show vote
  • On 27 Feb 2008: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Lisbon Treaty — Enshrine the Lisbon Treaty into UK law Show vote
  • On 3 Mar 2008: John Bercow voted no on Lisbon Treaty — Accept the changes of terminology in the Lisbon Treaty Show vote
  • On 3 Mar 2008: John Bercow voted no on Lisbon Treaty — Increase of powers of European Parliament Show vote
  • On 4 Mar 2008: John Bercow voted yes on Lisbon Treaty — Parliamentary control of decisions made at the European Union level — rejected Show vote
  • On 4 Mar 2008: John Bercow voted no on Lisbon Treaty — Clause on 'parliamentary control of decisions' to remain in the Bill Show vote
  • On 5 Mar 2008: John Bercow voted to seek to enable a referendum on the UK's membership of the European Union. Show vote
  • On 5 Mar 2008: John Bercow voted no on Lisbon Treaty — Clause on 'Commencement' of the Bill should remain in the Bill Show vote
  • On 5 Mar 2008: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Lisbon Treaty — The Treaty does not affect the supremacy of the UK parliament — rejected Show vote
  • On 11 Mar 2008: John Bercow voted no on Lisbon Treaty — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 10 Mar 2009: John Bercow voted yes on Motion to reject the European Working Time Directive — rejected Show vote
  • On 11 Mar 2009: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Deferred Divisions — second strategic energy review and european energy networks Show vote
  • On 17 Mar 2009: John Bercow voted against requiring public communications providers retain certain categories of communications data, which they generate or process, for a minimum period of 12 months. Show vote
  • On 14 Jul 2010: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union External Action Service Show vote
  • On 10 Nov 2010: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union Economic Governance Show vote
  • On 14 Dec 2010: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union Documents- Corporate Governance in Financial Institutions and Remuneration Policies Show vote
  • On 25 Jan 2011: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union Bill — Clause 6 — Referendum on Emergency Financial Assistance for EU Member States Show vote
  • On 9 Feb 2011: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union — UK Contributions to the Eurozone Financial Stabilisation Mechanism Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2011: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Establishment of the European Stability Mechanism Show vote
  • On 24 May 2011: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Royal Assent — Eurozone Financial Assistance Show vote
  • On 14 Sep 2011: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union Directive — Access to a Lawyer Show vote
  • On 23 Nov 2011: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Deferred Division — Schengen Governance Show vote
  • On 13 Dec 2011: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — European Union Show vote
  • On 24 Apr 2012: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union — Data Protection in the Areas of Police and Criminal Justice (EU Directive) Show vote
  • On 31 Oct 2012: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Seek Real Terms Cut in European Union Budget Show vote
  • On 6 Nov 2012: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union — Banking Union and Economic and Monetary Union — European Banking Authority Show vote
  • On 22 Apr 2013: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Government assessment of medium term economic and budgetary position for submission to the European Commission Show vote
  • On 15 Jul 2013: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Opt Out from European Union Police and Criminal Justice Measures Show vote
  • On 15 Jul 2013: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Opt Out from European Union Police and Criminal Justice Measures Show vote
  • On 15 Jul 2013: John Bercow was absent for a vote on 2014 JHA Opt-out Decision — European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Cooperation and Training — Opt In Show vote
  • On 4 Dec 2013: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union (Definition of Treaties) (Colombia and Peru Trade Agreement) Order 2013 Show vote
  • On 13 Jan 2014: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union (Approvals) Bill — Second Reading — European Archives and Europe for Citizens Programme Show vote
  • On 17 Jan 2014: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Benefit Entitlement (Restriction) Bill Show vote
  • On 22 Jan 2014: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Commission Work Programme 2014 and Support for Completion of the EU Single Market Show vote
  • On 27 Jan 2014: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union (Approvals) Bill — Clause 1 — Limitation of Scope of Europe for Citizens Programme Show vote
  • On 27 Jan 2014: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union (Approvals) Bill — Third Reading — European Archives and Europe for Citizens Programme Show vote
  • On 30 Apr 2014: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Government Assessment of Medium Term Economic and Budgetary Position for Submission to the European Commission Show vote
  • On 10 Nov 2014: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Transposing European Union Criminal Justice and Data Protection Measures into UK Law Show vote
  • On 19 Nov 2014: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Rejoining of 35 European Union Justice and Home Affairs Measures Show vote
  • On 14 Dec 2015: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union Documents — Relocation of Migrants in need of International Protection Show vote
  • On 24 Feb 2016: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Draft Passenger and Goods Vehicles (Tachographs) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 — Digital Tachographs — Remote Access — Satellite Positioning Show vote
  • On 9 Mar 2016: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Proposed European Union Directive on Measures to Combat Terrorism Show vote
  • On 14 Mar 2016: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Energy Bill — New Clause 10 — United Kingdom Carbon Account — Consideration of Emissions Traded via European Union Emissions Trading Scheme Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2016: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Government Assessment of Medium Term Economic and Budgetary Position for Submission to the European Commission Show vote
  • On 15 Jun 2016: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union Membership Show vote
  • On 6 Jul 2016: John Bercow was absent for a vote on EU Nationals Currently Living in the UK — Right to Remain Show vote
  • On 14 Sep 2016: John Bercow was absent for a vote on UK Withdrawal from Membership of the European Union Show vote
  • On 7 Dec 2016: John Bercow was absent for a vote on The United Kingdom Leaving the European Union Show vote
  • On 7 Dec 2016: John Bercow was absent for a vote on The United Kingdom Leaving the European Union Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2017: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2017: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 6 Feb 2017: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — New Clause 26 — Agreement of Representatives of Scottish, Welsh and Northern Ireland Administrations Show vote
  • On 7 Feb 2017: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — New Clause 180 — UK To Remain EU Member Unless UK Parliament Agrees Terms for Leaving Show vote
  • On 7 Feb 2017: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — New Clause 143 — Financial Liability of the UK towards the EU Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2017: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — New Clause 2 — Undertakings Prior to Giving Notice of the UK's Intention to Leave the EU Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2017: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Clause 1 — Northern Ireland Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2017: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — All Clauses Stand Part Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2017: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — New Clause 57 — Protection of EU Citizens' UK Residence Rights Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2017: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — New Clause 192 — Nuclear Collaboration — Euratom Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2017: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 13 Mar 2017: John Bercow was absent for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Clause 1 — EU Derived Rights and Potential to Aquire Residency Rights for EU and EEA Citizens Show vote
  • On 19 Apr 2017: John Bercow was absent for a vote on Government Assessment of Medium Term Economic and Budgetary Position for Submission to the European Commission Show vote

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