Kenneth Clarke

Father of the House of Commons

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Rushcliffe Conservative

UK membership of the European Union

Parliament has voted on whether the United Kingdom should remain a member of the European Union.

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Kenneth Clarke generally voted for UK membership of the EU

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 UK membership of the EU:

  • On 15 Jun 2016: Kenneth Clarke voted to say the UK needs to stay in the EU. Show vote
  • On 14 Sep 2016: Kenneth Clarke was absent for a vote on UK Withdrawal from Membership of the European Union Show vote
  • On 7 Dec 2016: Kenneth Clarke voted against the United Kingdom leaving the European Union and against starting the process of leaving by 31 March 2017. Show vote
  • On 7 Dec 2016: Kenneth Clarke voted against the United Kingdom leaving the European Union and against starting the process of leaving by 31 March 2017. Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2017: Kenneth Clarke voted against empowering the Prime Minister to give notification of the United Kingdom's intention to leave the European Union. Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2017: Kenneth Clarke voted against empowering the Prime Minister to give notification of the United Kingdom's intention to leave the European Union. Show vote
  • On 6 Feb 2017: Kenneth Clarke 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: Kenneth Clarke 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: Kenneth Clarke 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: Kenneth Clarke voted to require the Prime Minister to give a series of undertakings before giving notification of the United Kingdom's intention to leave the European Union. Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2017: Kenneth Clarke was absent for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — All Clauses Stand Part Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2017: Kenneth Clarke voted for the UK to remain member of the European Atomic Agency Community (Euratom) when withdrawing from the European Union and to treat leaving Euratom separately from leaving the European Union. Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2017: Kenneth Clarke voted against empowering the Prime Minister to give notification of the United Kingdom's intention to leave the European Union. Show vote
  • On 11 Sep 2017: Kenneth Clarke was absent for a vote on European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 11 Sep 2017: Kenneth Clarke was absent for a vote on European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — Second Reading Show vote

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