Maria Miller

Former Conservative MP for Basingstoke

@Maria_MillerMP https://facebook.com/mariamilleruk

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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Maria Miller generally voted against a lower voting age

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Major votes

  • On 17 Jan 2022: Maria Miller voted against lowering the voting age to 16 for UK Parliamentary elections. Show vote
  • On 20 Jul 2016: Maria Miller was absent for a vote on Electoral Reform (Proportional Representation and Reduction of Voting Age) Show vote
  • On 8 Dec 2015: Maria Miller voted against allowing those aged sixteen and seventeen to vote in the referendum on the UK's membership of the EU. Show vote
  • On 7 Dec 2015: Maria Miller voted to keep the voting age for local government elections at 18 and not reduce it to 16. Show vote
  • On 17 Nov 2015: Maria Miller voted to keep the voting age for local government elections at 18 and not reduce it to 16. Show vote
  • On 7 Sep 2015: Maria Miller was absent for a vote on European Union Referendum Bill — Allowing Those Aged 16 and 17 to Vote in the Referendum Show vote
  • On 29 Nov 2005: Maria Miller was absent for a vote on Representation of the People (Reduction of Voting Age) Show vote

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