Stephen Crabb

MP, Preseli Pembrokeshire

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Preseli Pembrokeshire Conservative

Referendum on the UK's Membership of the EU

There have been a number of votes in Parliament on if there should be a national referendum on the United Kingdom's continued membership of the European Union.

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Stephen Crabb generally voted for a referendum on the UK's 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 a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU:

  • On 4 Mar 2008: Stephen Crabb voted against a referendum on the United Kingdom's membership of the European Union (EU) Show vote
  • On 5 Mar 2008: Stephen Crabb voted to require a referendum before the UK ratified the Treaty of Lisbon, a foundation of the European Union. Show vote
  • On 5 Mar 2008: Stephen Crabb voted to seek to enable a referendum on the UK's membership of the European Union. Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2011: Stephen Crabb acted as teller for a vote on European Union Bill — New Clause 11 — Referendum on EU Membership If Referendum Opposes Transfer of Powers Show vote
  • On 24 Oct 2011: Stephen Crabb voted against a referendum on the United Kingdom's membership of the European Union Show vote
  • On 15 May 2013: Stephen Crabb was absent for a vote on Queen's Speech — EU Referendum Show vote
  • On 5 Jul 2013: Stephen Crabb voted in favour of a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show vote
  • On 22 Nov 2013: Stephen Crabb voted against requiring a referendum on the United Kingdom's membership of the European Union be held specifically on the 23rd of October 2014; retaining instead a more general requirement to hold one by the end of 2017 Show vote
  • On 17 Oct 2014: Stephen Crabb voted for a referendum on the United Kingdom's membership of the European Union to be held before 31 December 2017. Show vote
  • On 9 Jun 2015: Stephen Crabb voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU. Show vote
  • On 9 Jun 2015: Stephen Crabb voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU. Show vote
  • On 7 Sep 2015: Stephen Crabb was absent for a vote on European Union Referendum Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 29 Feb 2016: Stephen Crabb voted to set the date of the referendum on the UK's membership of the EU as the 23rd of June 2016, and to set other dates relevant to the regulation of the referendum. Show vote

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