Nicholas Dakin

Opposition Whip (Commons)

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Scunthorpe Labour

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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Nicholas Dakin generally voted for 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 14 Jul 2010: Nicholas Dakin was absent for a vote on European Union External Action Service Show vote
  • On 10 Nov 2010: Nicholas Dakin was absent for a vote on European Union Economic Governance Show vote
  • On 14 Dec 2010: Nicholas Dakin voted against working closely with the European Commission to deliver a strong, principles-based framework for financial sector corporate governance. Show vote
  • On 25 Jan 2011: Nicholas Dakin 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: Nicholas Dakin was absent for a vote on European Union — UK Contributions to the Eurozone Financial Stabilisation Mechanism Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2011: Nicholas Dakin was absent for a vote on Establishment of the European Stability Mechanism Show vote
  • On 24 May 2011: Nicholas Dakin was absent for a vote on Royal Assent — Eurozone Financial Assistance Show vote
  • On 14 Sep 2011: Nicholas Dakin voted in favour of an EU Directive on the right of access to a lawyer in criminal proceedings and on the right to communicate upon arrest Show vote
  • On 23 Nov 2011: Nicholas Dakin voted to support stronger governance of the Schengen area and adding Bulgaria and Romania to it. Show vote
  • On 13 Dec 2011: Nicholas Dakin acted as teller for a vote on Opposition Day — European Union Show vote
  • On 24 Apr 2012: Nicholas Dakin 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: Nicholas Dakin voted to call on the UK Government to seek a real terms cut in the European Union budget Show vote
  • On 6 Nov 2012: Nicholas Dakin was absent for a vote on European Union — Banking Union and Economic and Monetary Union — European Banking Authority Show vote
  • On 22 Apr 2013: Nicholas Dakin voted not to approve the Government's assessment of the UK's medium term economic and budgetary position for submission to the European Commission. Show vote
  • On 15 Jul 2013: Nicholas Dakin voted for a commitment to continue participation in the European Arrest Warrant and other schemes when opting out of police and criminal justice measures. Show vote
  • On 15 Jul 2013: Nicholas Dakin voted against opting out of all EU police and criminal justice measures adopted before December 2009 Show vote
  • On 15 Jul 2013: Nicholas Dakin acted as teller 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: Nicholas Dakin was absent for a vote on European Union (Definition of Treaties) (Colombia and Peru Trade Agreement) Order 2013 Show vote
  • On 13 Jan 2014: Nicholas Dakin voted for a 185 million Euro EU Europe for Citizens programme of activities and to require EU institutions to deposit their archives at the European University Institute Show vote
  • On 17 Jan 2014: Nicholas Dakin was absent for a vote on Benefit Entitlement (Restriction) Bill Show vote
  • On 22 Jan 2014: Nicholas Dakin voted to support the that view that promoting jobs and growth in the EU, including by completing the EU Single Market, is the top priority. Show vote
  • On 27 Jan 2014: Nicholas Dakin 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: Nicholas Dakin 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: Nicholas Dakin acted as teller 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: Nicholas Dakin voted for continued close working between the UK and other European Union states on criminal justice as well as for associated data protection measures. Show vote
  • On 19 Nov 2014: Nicholas Dakin voted for the UK to rejoin a series of European Union schemes for closer police and judicial co-operation in criminal matters. Show vote
  • On 14 Dec 2015: Nicholas Dakin was absent for a vote on European Union Documents — Relocation of Migrants in need of International Protection Show vote
  • On 24 Feb 2016: Nicholas Dakin voted against requiring digital tachographs which use satellite positioning, and can be read remotely, to enforce rules on driving time and rest periods for certain lorries and buses. Show vote
  • On 9 Mar 2016: Nicholas Dakin was absent for a vote on Proposed European Union Directive on Measures to Combat Terrorism Show vote
  • On 14 Mar 2016: Nicholas Dakin voted not to take account of carbon dioxide emissions traded via the European Union to Emissions Trading Scheme when calculating the state of the UK carbon account for periods from 2028 onwards Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2016: Nicholas Dakin voted not to approve the Government's assessment of the UK's medium term economic and budgetary position for submission to the European Commission. Show vote
  • On 15 Jun 2016: Nicholas Dakin voted to say the UK needs to stay in the EU. Show vote
  • On 6 Jul 2016: Nicholas Dakin voted in favour of giving EU nationals currently living in the UK the right to remain. Show vote
  • On 14 Sep 2016: Nicholas Dakin voted for the United Kingdom to remain a member of the European Union. Show vote
  • On 7 Dec 2016: Nicholas Dakin voted in favour of the United Kingdom leaving the European Union and in favour of starting the process by 31 March 2017. Show vote
  • On 7 Dec 2016: Nicholas Dakin acted as teller for a vote on The United Kingdom Leaving the European Union Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2017: Nicholas Dakin was absent for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2017: Nicholas Dakin voted to empower the Prime Minister to give notification of the United Kingdom's intention to leave the European Union. Show vote
  • On 6 Feb 2017: Nicholas Dakin 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: Nicholas Dakin 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: Nicholas Dakin 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: Nicholas Dakin acted as teller 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: Nicholas Dakin voted for notice of the UK's withdrawal from the EU to preserve rights acquired in Northern Ireland as a result of European Union membership and to preserve the right of the people of Northern Ireland determine for themselves if they prefer a union with Great Britain or a sovereign united Ireland. Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2017: Nicholas Dakin voted to empower the Prime Minister to give notification of the United Kingdom's intention to leave the European Union. Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2017: Nicholas Dakin acted as teller 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: Nicholas Dakin acted as teller for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — New Clause 192 — Nuclear Collaboration — Euratom Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2017: Nicholas Dakin voted to empower the Prime Minister to give notification of the United Kingdom's intention to leave the European Union. Show vote
  • On 13 Mar 2017: Nicholas Dakin acted as teller 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: Nicholas Dakin voted not to approve the Government's assessment of the UK's medium term economic and budgetary position for submission to the European Commission. Show vote
  • On 11 Sep 2017: Nicholas Dakin acted as teller for a vote on European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 11 Sep 2017: Nicholas Dakin acted as teller for a vote on European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 14 Nov 2017: Nicholas Dakin was absent for a vote on European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — Clause 1 — Repeal of the European Communities Act 1972 — Consent of Devolved Legislatures Show vote
  • On 14 Nov 2017: Nicholas Dakin was absent for a vote on European Union (Withdrawal) Bill — Clause 1 — Repeal of the European Communities Act 1972 Show vote
  • On 14 Nov 2017: Nicholas Dakin 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 21 Nov 2017: Nicholas Dakin voted to require the UK Government to report on changes to EU legislation which form part of UK law, and to require the Government to consider adopting such changes to ensure that the rights of workers and employees in the UK are no less favourable than they would have been had the UK remained a member of the EU or EEA. Show vote
  • On 21 Nov 2017: Nicholas Dakin 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: Nicholas Dakin 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

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