Rachel Hopkins

Shadow Minister (Defence)

Labour MP for Luton South

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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Rachel Hopkins almost always 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.

Key votes about more EU integration:

  • On 18 May 2022: Rachel Hopkins was absent for a vote on Programme for Government — Workers' Rights — Cost of Living — Climate — Benefits — Windfall Tax — Devolution — Human Rights Show vote
  • On 26 Jan 2021: Rachel Hopkins voted to require the standard of chemical regulation standards to be at least that which applies in the EU. Show vote
  • On 30 Dec 2020: Rachel Hopkins voted in favour of cooperation with the EU and its member states on subjects including crime, transport, research and nuclear non-proliferation. Show vote
  • On 30 Dec 2020: Rachel Hopkins voted in favour of cooperation with the EU and its member states on subjects including crime, transport, research and nuclear non-proliferation. Show vote
  • On 9 Dec 2020: Rachel Hopkins voted against generally remove rights for European Economic Area citizens under the UK's immigration and benefits systems while protecting the rights of Irish citizens and those granted settled, or pre-settled, status under the EU Settlement Scheme. Show vote
  • On 25 Nov 2020: Rachel Hopkins voted for the UK's appeal courts to continue to be bound by decisions of the European Union Court of Justice, even after the transition period associated with the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the union. Show vote
  • On 15 Jul 2020: Rachel Hopkins was absent for a vote on Extension of the Transition Period Following the UK Leaving the EU Show vote
  • On 30 Jun 2020: Rachel Hopkins 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: Rachel Hopkins 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 20 Jan 2020: Rachel Hopkins was absent for a vote on Queen's Speech — Programme for Government — Leaving the European Union Show vote
  • On 8 Jan 2020: Rachel Hopkins voted to require the Government to seek to negotiate continuing full membership of the EU's Erasmus+ education and youth programme. Show vote
  • On 8 Jan 2020: Rachel Hopkins voted to seek close alignment with the EU single market underpinned by shared institutions and obligations; for participation in EU agencies and funding programmes; and for UK rights and protections for workers, consumers and the environment keeping pace with EU standards as a minimum. Show vote

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