David Davis

The Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union

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Haltemprice and Howden Conservative

Assisted Dying

There have been votes in Parliament on if it should be legal to assist terminally ill people who have decided they want to end their life.

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David Davis generally voted for allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life

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 allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life:

  • On 10 Dec 1997: David Davis voted to allow a terminally ill person to obtain assistance in dying from a doctor. Show vote
  • On 11 Sep 2015: David Davis was absent for a vote on Assisted Dying Bill — Second Reading Show vote

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