Malcolm Wicks

Former Labour MP for Croydon North

Voting Age

There have been votes in Parliament on reducing the voting age from eighteen to sixteen for local government elections, for elections to the Westminster and European Parliaments and for the referendum on the United Kingdom's membership of the European Union.

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Malcolm Wicks voted a mixture of for and against a lower voting age

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Key votes about a lower voting age:

  • On 29 Nov 2005: Malcolm Wicks was absent for a vote on Representation of the People (Reduction of Voting Age) Show vote
  • On 9 Mar 2004: Malcolm Wicks voted no on Young People and Democracy Show vote

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