Statement on European Council 2016: 19 December 2016

19 December 2016

Prime Minister, Theresa May, made a statement in the House of Commons on Monday 19 December on the European Council 2016.

Leader of the Opposition, Jeremy Corbyn, responded on behalf of the Opposition.

Related information

About Oral statements

Oral statements are made after Question Time (or at 11am on a Friday) and after any Urgent Questions.

Statements normally relate to matters of policy or government actions. At the end of a statement, MPs can respond or question the government minister on its contents.

Watching proceedings from the public gallery

UK residents and overseas visitors can watch proceedings in the House of Commons by visiting the public gallery.

Image: iStock

Follow @HouseofCommons on Twitter for updates on the UK House of Commons Chamber.

Please fill in our quick feedback survey to help us improve our news content.

More news on: Parliament, government and politics, European Union, EU institutions, Parliament, House of Commons news, Commons news, European Council

Share this page