Graham Allen

MP, Nottingham North

Nottingham North Labour

Fixed Term Parliaments

Fixed Term Parliaments involve holding general elections on a regular basis, for example every five years, with some exceptions permitting early elections. Without Fixed Term Parliaments a party with a majority had significant influence over the timing of a general election.

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Graham Allen generally voted for fixed periods between parliamentary elections

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about fixed periods between parliamentary elections:

  • On 13 Sep 2010: Graham Allen voted for regular general elections every five years, with some exceptions allowing early elections. Show full debate
  • On 1 Dec 2010: Graham Allen was absent for a vote on Fixed Term Parliaments Bill — Early General Elections Show full debate
  • On 18 Jan 2011: Graham Allen was absent for a vote on Fixed Term Parliaments Bill — Third Reading Show full debate
  • On 13 Jul 2011: Graham Allen voted to require a resolution of both Houses of Parliament to approve the date of a general election. Show full debate
  • On 23 Oct 2014: Graham Allen voted for regular general elections every five years, with some exceptions allowing early elections. Show full debate

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