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Shaun Woodward

Former Labour MP for St Helens South and Whiston

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.

Photo: Alba Palacios

Shaun Woodward voted against 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: Shaun Woodward voted against allowing a terminally ill person to obtain assistance in dying from a doctor. Show vote

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