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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

Sammy Wilson almost always voted against 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.

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

  • On 9 Jul 2019: Sammy Wilson voted not to permit same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland. Show vote
  • On 5 Mar 2014: Sammy Wilson voted against various amendments to acts of Parliament in light of the introduction of same sex marriage. Show vote
  • On 5 Mar 2014: Sammy Wilson voted against making same sex marriage available to armed forces personnel outside the UK. Show vote
  • On 21 May 2013: Sammy Wilson voted against allowing same sex couples to marry. Show vote
  • On 5 Feb 2013: Sammy Wilson voted against allowing same sex couples to marry. Show vote
  • On 5 Feb 2013: Sammy Wilson voted against allowing same sex couples to marry. Show vote
  • On 5 Feb 2013: Sammy Wilson was absent for a vote on Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — (Carry-over) Show vote

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