Jo Swinson

Deputy Leader, Liberal Democrats

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East Dunbartonshire Liberal Democrat

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18 Dec 2017

  • On 18 Dec 2017: Jo Swinson was absent for a vote on Finance (No. 2) Bill — Schedule 9 — Bank Levy — Exclusion of Overseas Elements of UK Banking Groups Show vote

13 Dec 2017

  • On 13 Dec 2017: Jo Swinson voted to prevent ministers withdrawing the UK from the European Economic Area, the European single market. Show vote
  • On 13 Dec 2017: Jo Swinson voted to require the approval of MPs and the devolved administrations in Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales, as well as a report on the preservation of reciprocal healthcare agreements, before allowing ministers to make regulations to implement the terms of the UK's agreement with the EU on its withdrawal from the union. Show vote

12 Dec 2017

  • On 12 Dec 2017: Jo Swinson voted in favour of retaining laws which were required by the UK's membership of the European single market. Show vote

11 Dec 2017

  • On 11 Dec 2017: Jo Swinson voted against excluding overseas activities of UK headquartered banking groups from the bank levy, and against reducing stamp duty for first time buyers of homes in transactions of up to £500,000. Show vote
  • On 11 Dec 2017: Jo Swinson voted against excluding overseas activities of UK headquartered banking groups from the bank levy, and against reducing stamp duty for first time buyers of homes in transactions of up to £500,000. Show vote

6 Dec 2017

  • On 6 Dec 2017: Jo Swinson voted to allow Welsh and Scottish ministers to make regulations which amend, or are inconsistent with, EU law retained as part of UK law following the UK's withdrawal from the union. Show vote

4 Dec 2017

  • On 4 Dec 2017: Jo Swinson was absent for a vote on European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — Clause 11 and Schedule 3 — Power of Devolved Administrations to Amend EU Law Retained as UK Law Show vote
  • On 4 Dec 2017: Jo Swinson was absent for a vote on European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — Clause 11 — Devolved Administrations — Amendment of Retained EU Law Show vote
  • On 4 Dec 2017: Jo Swinson was absent for a vote on European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — Clause 11 — Power for Devolved Administrations to Amend EU Law Retained as UK Law on Withdrawal Show vote

28 Nov 2017

  • On 28 Nov 2017: Jo Swinson voted against narrowing the scope of the bank levy tax so it is calculated only on the basis of a bank's UK assets; against excluding overseas activities of UK headquartered banking groups from the charge. Show vote

21 Nov 2017

  • On 21 Nov 2017: Jo Swinson voted to retain the general principles of EU law derived from EU treaties, direct EU legislation, EU directives and European Court of justice case law, as part of UK law after the UK leaves the EU. Show vote
  • On 21 Nov 2017: Jo Swinson voted for the European Union Charter of Fundamental Rights to remain part of UK law on the UK's withdrawal from the European Union. Show vote
  • On 21 Nov 2017: Jo Swinson was absent for a vote on European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — New Clause 79 — Reporting Amendments to EU Laws Forming Part of UK Law — Workers' Rights Show vote

14 Nov 2017

  • On 14 Nov 2017: Jo Swinson voted to require courts or tribunals to pay due regard to any relevant decision of the European Court after the UK's withdrawal from the EU Show vote
  • On 14 Nov 2017: Jo Swinson voted for the UK to remain a member of the European Communities, and for new European Union law to remain incorporated in UK law. Show vote
  • On 14 Nov 2017: Jo Swinson voted to require the consent of the Scottish Parliament, the National Assembly for Wales and the Northern Ireland Assembly for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union. Show vote

31 Oct 2017

  • On 31 Oct 2017: Jo Swinson voted against a range of changes to the tax system. Show vote

12 Sep 2017

  • On 12 Sep 2017: Jo Swinson voted against a range of changes to the tax system. Show vote

11 Sep 2017

  • On 11 Sep 2017: Jo Swinson voted against ending the supremacy of EU law in UK law; against converting EU law into domestic law on the UK's exit from the European Union and against giving ministers the power to correct deficiencies in retained EU law. Show vote

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