David Johnston

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Education

Conservative MP for Wantage

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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We don’t have enough information to calculate David Johnston’s position on this issue

However, David Johnston has taken part in the following votes on the topic:

Minor votes

  • On 7 Jul 2021: David Johnston voted against automatically granting Settled Status to EU nationals residing in the UK or scrapping or extending the deadline for applying to the settlement scheme; against providing physical proof of settled status; and against devolving immigration powers to the Scottish Government. Show vote
  • On 30 Jun 2020: David Johnston voted to end the general right for nationals of European Union member states, European Economic Area states and Switzerland to enter and reside in the UK while retaining such rights for Irish citizens. Show vote
  • On 18 May 2020: David Johnston voted to end the general right for nationals of European Union member states, European Economic Area states and Switzerland to enter and reside in the UK while retaining such rights for Irish citizens. Show vote
  • On 7 Jan 2020: David Johnston voted against automatically, without requiring an application, assigning 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: David Johnston voted against limiting the fees charged to European Union citizens and certain others registering as a citizen of the United Kingdom. Show vote

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