Crime and Disorder Bill — Reduction of Age of Consent for Homosexual Acts to 16

Division number 311 in the House of Commons on 22 June 1998.

Theresa May voted against reducing the age of consent for homosexual acts from eighteen to sixteen bringing equality to the the law affecting heterosexual and homosexual acts.

A majority of MPs disagreed and voted to reduce the age of consent for homosexual acts from eighteen to sixteen bringing equality to the the law affecting heterosexual and homosexual acts.

336 for, 129 against, 190 absent.

Aye

Tellers: Neil Gerrard, Eleanor Laing

No

Tellers: Edward Leigh, Julian Lewis

Absent