A vote for gay rights would be a vote for homosexual people to have the same rights as heterosexuals (including for example the ability to marry, an equal age of consent, and the right to adopt) and for discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation to be illegal.
Amy Schubert (blitheimages)
Mr Patrick Nicholls generally voted against equal gay rights
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On 5 Jul 2000:
Mr Patrick Nicholls voted yes on Local Government Bill [Lords] — Prohibition on promotion of homosexuality: bullying
On 10 Feb 2000:
Mr Patrick Nicholls voted no on Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill
On 1 Mar 1999:
Mr Patrick Nicholls was absent for a vote on Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill — Third Reading
On 10 Feb 1999:
Mr Patrick Nicholls was absent for a vote on Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill — Clause 1 — Age of Consent for Homosexual Acts
On 25 Jan 1999:
Mr Patrick Nicholls 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.
On 22 Jun 1998:
Mr Patrick Nicholls was absent for a vote on Crime and Disorder Bill — Reduction of Age of Consent for Homosexual Acts to 16
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