Owen Thompson

SNP Whip

Scottish National Party MP for Midlothian

@OwenThompson https://facebook.com/owenthompsonsnp

Right to Remain for European Union Nationals in the UK

There have been a votes in Parliament which relate to EU nationals currently living in the UK having the right to remain.

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Owen Thompson consistently voted for a right to remain for EU nationals already in living in the UK

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 right to remain for EU nationals already in living in the UK:

  • On 30 Jun 2020: Owen Thompson voted against ending the general right for nationals of European Union member states, European Economic Area states and Switzerland to enter and reside in the UK. Show vote
  • On 18 May 2020: Owen Thompson voted against ending the general right for nationals of European Union member states, European Economic Area states and Switzerland to enter and reside in the UK. Show vote
  • On 7 Jan 2020: Owen Thompson voted to automatically, without requiring an application, assign a right of permanent residence in the UK to EU citizens who have resided in the UK for at least five years. Show vote
  • On 7 Jan 2020: Owen Thompson acted as teller for a vote on European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill — New Clause 18 — Fee Levels and Exemptions — Limitations on Fees 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 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 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 — Third Reading 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 voted against the United Kingdom leaving the European Union and against starting the process of leaving by 31 March 2017. Show vote
  • On 19 Oct 2016: Owen Thompson acted as teller for a vote on Rights for EU Nationals if the UK Leaves the EU 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

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