Brexit: Which amendments are MPs voting on today?


As Theresa May battles to remain in energy, MPs are looking for to grab management of parliamentary enterprise from her authorities in a bid to safe a softer Brexit or a second referendum.

On Monday the Commons will vote on a sequence of motions – together with one which might drive “indicative votes” on options to the prime minister’s withdrawal agreement.

Will probably be all the way down to Speaker John Bercow which proposals are chosen throughout this afternoon’s debate, with the votes anticipated to begin at 10pm tonight. These are the amendments which have been tabled to this point:


That is the important thing, cross-party plan backed by Sir Oliver Letwin, Dominic Grieve and Hilary Benn, which goals to pave the best way for a sequence of indicative votes within the Commons on Wednesday, successfully taking management of the Brexit course of out of the fingers of the federal government.

Among the many completely different amendments, that is deemed the most certainly to go and by far essentially the most vital.


Labour MP Yvette Cooper’s modification rejects a no-deal Brexit and calls for the federal government units out by the top of Thursday the way it will make sure the UK doesn’t crash out of the EU on April 12 and not using a withdrawal settlement, if the PM’s plan is rejected once more. Tory MPs Sir Oliver Letwin and Dame Caroline Spelman are among the many signatories.


Jeremy Corbyn’s social gathering has tabled an modification instructing the federal government to offer parliamentary time this week so MPs can discover a majority for a substitute for the PM’s Brexit plan. The social gathering has stated the opposite choices might embody Labour’s plan, a customs union, a second referendum or a Widespread Market 2.0.


The Impartial Group are joined by Liberal Democrats and a few Labour MPs in calling for the prime minister to right away make the “mandatory preparations” for a second referendum.

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Labour MP Dame Margaret Beckett’s modification seeks to make the federal government transfer a movement on whether or not the Commons approves the UK leaving and not using a deal and on whether or not there must be an extension to Article 50 if Britain comes inside seven days of crashing out.


Backed by outstanding Brexiteers from throughout the Home, Tory MP Will Quince’s modification seeks solely to reaffirm Parliament’s “dedication to honour the results of the referendum that the UK ought to go away the European Union”.

Liberal Democrats

With help from members of the Impartial Group, the Lib Dem modification requires a two-year extension to Article 50 to carry a second referendum on whether or not to depart the EU underneath the phrases of the withdrawal settlement or to remain a member.

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