Owen Thompson

Former Scottish National Party MP for Midlothian

@OwenThompson https://facebook.com/owenthompsonsnp

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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Owen Thompson 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 19 Apr 2017: Owen Thompson 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 13 Mar 2017: Owen Thompson voted to guarantee EU derived rights, and the potential to acquire residency rights, for EU and EEA citizens legally resident in the UK. Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2017: Owen Thompson 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: Owen Thompson acted as teller for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — All Clauses Stand Part Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2017: Owen Thompson voted to seek to protect the residence rights of citizens of the European Union and their family members who were lawfully resident in the United Kingdom on 23 June 2016. Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2017: Owen Thompson acted as teller for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Clause 1 — Northern Ireland Show vote
  • On 8 Feb 2017: Owen Thompson 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: Owen Thompson acted as teller for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 7 Feb 2017: Owen Thompson acted as teller for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — New Clause 143 — Financial Liability of the UK towards the EU Show vote
  • On 7 Feb 2017: Owen Thompson acted as teller 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 6 Feb 2017: Owen Thompson acted as teller 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 1 Feb 2017: Owen Thompson acted as teller for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Feb 2017: Owen Thompson acted as teller for a vote on European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 7 Dec 2016: Owen Thompson acted as teller for a vote on The United Kingdom Leaving the European Union Show vote
  • On 7 Dec 2016: Owen Thompson voted against the United Kingdom leaving the European Union and against starting the process of leaving by 31 March 2017. Show vote
  • On 14 Sep 2016: Owen Thompson voted for the United Kingdom to remain a member of the European Union. Show vote
  • On 6 Jul 2016: Owen Thompson voted in favour of giving EU nationals currently living in the UK the right to remain. Show vote
  • On 15 Jun 2016: Owen Thompson voted to say the UK needs to stay in the EU. Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2016: Owen Thompson was absent for a vote on Government Assessment of Medium Term Economic and Budgetary Position for Submission to the European Commission Show vote
  • On 14 Mar 2016: Owen Thompson 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 9 Mar 2016: Owen Thompson voted in support of a proposed EU directive on combating terrorism; and against working directly with other countries and against recognising that national security is a matter for individual nations. Show vote
  • On 24 Feb 2016: Owen Thompson 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 14 Dec 2015: Owen Thompson acted as teller for a vote on European Union Documents — Relocation of Migrants in need of International Protection Show vote

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