Votes: EU (Withdrawal) Bill

On 30th April 2018 the House of Lords considered amendments to the EU (Withdrawal) Bill at its Report Stage. The Bishop of Leeds, the Rt Revd Nick Baines, took part in three of the votes:

Viscount Hailsham moved amendment 49, before clause 9, to insert the new clause Parliamentary approval of the outcome of negotiations with the European Union.

Contents: 335 | Not Contents: 244 | Result: Government Defeat

The Bishop of Leeds voted Content.


Lord Monks moved amendment 51, in clause 9, page 7, line 7, after “to” insert:

“(a) approval by Parliament of a mandate for negotiations about the United Kingdom’s future relationship with the EU; and

(b) ”

Contents: 271 | Not Contents: 233 | Result: Government Defeat

The Bishop of Leeds voted Content.


Lord Dubs moved amendment 59, after clause 9, to insert the new clause Maintenance of refugee family unity within Europe.

Contents: 205 | Not Contents: 181 | Result: Government Defeat

The Bishop of Leeds voted Content.

Via Parliament.uk