On 7th March 2017 the House of Lords considered the Government’s EU (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill at Report. A vote was called on a cross-party amendment to give parliament an approval vote on a negotiated Brexit deal. Ten bishops took part.
Lord Pannick moved amendment 3:
After clause 1, to insert the new clause ‘Parliamentary approval for the outcome of negotiations with the European Union.’
The House divided:
Contents: 366 | Not Contents: 268 | Result: Government Defeat
The Bishops of Oxford and Portsmouth voted Content
The Archbishops of Canterbury and York, and the Bishops of Chester, Leeds, London, St Albans, Truro and Winchester voted Not Content