The Commons will vote on a series of amendments to the Government motion on Wednesday evening.
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MPs will be given another chance to vote on the Government’s negotiating strategy for Brexit on Wednesday night.
The Commons will vote on a series of amendments to the Government motion ahead of another “meaningful vote” on Theresa May’s Withdrawal Agreement next month.
It will be down to Speaker John Bercow which proposals are selected for a vote.
John Bercow (House of Commons/PA)
Any successful amendments will not have the force of law but will carry heavy political weight as a signal to Downing Street and Brussels of what kind of Brexit MPs are likely to approve.
Here’s a look at the key amendments:
Tory backbencher Alberto Costa is demanding Mrs May seeks a treaty on citizens’ rights after Brexit. Home Secretary Sajid Javid has said the Government backs his amendment.
1/4 Can’t begin to say how brilliant it is to see my amendment in black and white on the order paper today. I’m hugely grateful to those colleagues who have very kindly supported my amendment to ringfence rights for those EU citizens in the UK and those in UK citizens in the EU. pic.twitter.com/zrhwN9ljpw
His amendment, which has the backing of more than 140 MPs from across the House, including Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, calls for a separate agreement with the European Union to protect the rights of expats even if there is a no-deal Brexit.
Labour former minister Yvette Cooper has tabled an amendment seeking to pin the Prime Minister down to the commitments she made to the Commons on Tuesday.
Mrs May offered MPs a chance to vote to delay Brexit if her deal is rejected again next month, in a move which closely matched demands put forward in a plan by Ms Cooper and Tory Sir Oliver Letwin.
While Sir Oliver said there was now “no need” for the Cooper/Letwin Bill, Ms Cooper said she would lay a cross-party amendment to secure confirmation of the Prime Minister’s commitment.
As a result of all our cross party arguments & our Bill, PM’s statement today accepts most of provisions of the Bill to provide for votes that can avert No Deal on March 29. We are still laying cross party amendments today in order to secure confirmation of PM’s commitment
Conservative MP Dame Caroline Spelman and Labour’s Jack Dromey, who last month tabled a successful amendment opposing a no-deal Brexit, have tabled an amendment to “pave the way” for the Cooper/Letwin Bill to give MPs the opportunity to extend the two-year Article 50 negotiation process.
Jack Dromey and Caroline Spelman last month tabled a successful amendment opposing a no-deal Brexit (Stefan Rousseau/PA)
The pair said they would seek assurances from ministers to secure confirmation of the Prime Minister’s commitments during the debate on Wednesday.
They said if they receive the assurances they will not push the amendment to a vote.
A second amendment tabled by Dame Caroline and Mr Dromey would require MPs to be given an opportunity to vote on March 19 on a range of alternative Brexit outcomes.
Jeremy Corbyn’s amendment seeks support for his party’s five Brexit demands.
Jeremy Corbyn (Aaron Chown/PA)
The party is calling for a permanent and comprehensive customs union with the EU; dynamic alignment on rights and protections; commitments on participation in EU agencies and funding programmes; “unambiguous” agreements on the detail of future security arrangements; and close alignment with the single market.
Liberal Democrats have tagged their own amendment on to Mr Corbyn’s proposals, calling for an extension of Article 50 to provide time for a referendum.
MPs from The Independent Group (TIG), with support from the SNP, Liberal Democrats and Plaid Cymru, have tabled an amendment to pave the way for a second referendum.
It would instruct the Prime Minister to table a motion for debate and a decision before March 8, setting out the steps to prepare for a public vote on whether to leave the EU on terms agreed by Parliament or remain a member.
TIG member Chris Leslie said the amendment would require Mrs May to “take the steps needed now so the public could take control and break through the Brexit gridlock”.
Backed by some Labour and Independent MPs, Sir Vince Cable’s party is calling on the Government to create a Brexit Support Fund of at least £7.5 billion to mitigate job losses caused by uncertainty over EU withdrawal, a no-deal Brexit or the PM’s deal.
The SNP’s amendment requires the PM to immediately rule out a no-deal Brexit “under any and all circumstances” and regardless of exit date.
The party’s Westminster leader Ian Blackford said Parliament must take control and “force the UK Government to do the right thing by immediately ruling out a no-deal Brexit under any and all circumstances”.
Revoke Article 50
An amendment tabled by the SNP’s Angus MacNeil and backed by Father of the House Kenneth Clarke calls on Parliament to bring forward legislation to require Theresa May to halt Brexit by revoking the Article 50 letter informing the European Council of the UK’s intention to leave.
Green MP Caroline Lucas has tabled an amendment, backed by MPs from several parties, calling for environmental protections to be prioritised in future relations with the EU.
An amendment from the Welsh nationalist party calls on the Government to extend the period for Brexit negotiations to the end of 2021.
Keep no deal on the table
An amendment tabled by Tory backbencher John Baron seeks to make clear that an extension to Article 50 “cannot take no deal off the table”.
Harriet Line is Press Association Political Correspondent