John Healey

Shadow Secretary of State for Defence

Labour MP for Wentworth and Dearne

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Same Sex Marriage

There have been votes in Parliament on the question of if same sex couples ought be allowed to marry.

Photo: Amy Schubert

John Healey almost always voted for allowing marriage between two people of same sex

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.

Key votes about allowing marriage between two people of same sex:

  • On 9 Jul 2019: John Healey voted to permit same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland. Show vote
  • On 5 Mar 2014: John Healey was absent for a vote on Amendments to Acts of Parliament in Light of the Introduction of Same Sex Marriage in Parts of the UK Show vote
  • On 5 Mar 2014: John Healey was absent for a vote on Make Same Sex Marriage Available to Armed Forces Personnel Outside the United Kingdom Show vote
  • On 21 May 2013: John Healey voted in favour of allowing same sex couples to marry. Show vote
  • On 5 Feb 2013: John Healey voted in favour of allowing same sex couples to marry. Show vote
  • On 5 Feb 2013: John Healey voted in favour of allowing same sex couples to marry. Show vote
  • On 5 Feb 2013: John Healey voted in favour of allowing same sex couples to marry. Show vote
  • On 25 May 2004: John Healey voted against allowing mixed sex marriages which become a same sex marriage to remain valid as long as neither party objected. Show vote

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