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Mike Hancock

Former Independent MP for Portsmouth South

Investigations into the Iraq War

A number of votes were held relating to holding investigations into the US led invasion of Iraq in 2003.

Photo: UK Ministry of Defence

Mike Hancock almost always voted for investigations into the Iraq war

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 investigations into the Iraq war:

  • On 24 Jun 2009: Mike Hancock was absent for a vote on Iraq Inquiry — Welcomes the inquiry Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2009: Mike Hancock voted for an inquiry into the Iraq war by an independent committee of privy counsellors. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2009: Mike Hancock voted against a motion saying a time will come when a further inquiry into the Iraq war is appropriate but that time hasn't been reached yet. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2008: Mike Hancock was absent for a vote on Iraq Inquiry — Call rejected Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2008: Mike Hancock was absent for a vote on Iraq Inquiry — Not the right time Show vote
  • On 11 Jun 2007: Mike Hancock was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Iraq Inquiry Show vote
  • On 11 Jun 2007: Mike Hancock was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Iraq Inquiry Show vote
  • On 31 Oct 2006: Mike Hancock voted for an inquiry into the Iraq war by a select committee of Privy Counsellors. Show vote
  • On 31 Oct 2006: Mike Hancock voted for a further inquiry into the war in Iraq. Show vote
  • On 9 Mar 2004: Mike Hancock voted for the publication of the Attorney-General's advice on the legality of the war in Iraq. Show vote
  • On 22 Oct 2003: Mike Hancock voted for a comprehensive independent judicial inquiry into the Iraq war. Show vote
  • On 22 Oct 2003: Mike Hancock voted in favour of a further inquiry into the war in Iraq. Show vote
  • On 16 Jul 2003: Mike Hancock voted for a judicial inquiry into the decision to go to war in Iraq. Show vote
  • On 4 Jun 2003: Mike Hancock voted for an independent inquiry into the handling of intelligence on Iraqi weapons of mass destruction. A subsequent motion noted the Intelligence and Security Committee is the appropriate body to carry out any inquiry. Show vote

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