Tag: house of commons


MPs Give Final Approval to Brexit Bill

The House of Commons has given its final approval to the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill granting the Prime Minister the ability to begin the formal Brexit process. MPs passed the bill by 494 to 122 after three days

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British Parliament To Get Transgender Toilets

Britain’s House of Commons could have transgender toilets in the near future, despite the fact there isn’t a single transgendered Member of Parliament (MP) or staff. Conservative Speaker of the House John Bercow has hired a professor of gender and

You Can Now Be A ‘Genderless’ Member of Parliament

Members of the British Parliament can now be ‘genderless’ after what the Metro newspaper has called a “huge step forward for transgender rights” — where MPs can opt to be sworn in without traditional gender titles. Previously, Members of Britain’s