Mr Terence Boston

Former MP for Faversham

As a result of COVID-19, some MPs were less able to vote in Parliament in certain periods, and this will be reflected by absences in their voting record.

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11th May to 2nd June 2020

All MPs could vote remotely through an online voting tool. Votes cast remotely are shown as normal on the TheyWorkForYou voting record.

2nd to 9th June 2020

The option of online voting was removed, and a number of MPs may have been unable to vote because they were not physically able to attend.

10th June 2020 onwards

The requirements on proxy voting were relaxed, allowing MPs to designate another MP to cast a vote on their behalf.

If an MP votes by proxy, it is effectively exactly the same as if they cast the vote in person and it shows up on their TheyWorkForYou voting record.

MPs are not required to designate a proxy, and may instead pair with an opposing MP to miss a vote. Parliament does not record when two MPs have come to a pairing arrangement, so on TheyWorkForYou, they will both appear to have been absent for the vote.

We will update this information if the situation changes. See more detail on votes during the COVID-19 period here.

Recent appearances

  • Business of the House 24 Jul 1969

    Will my right hon. Friend accept that his decision on Redistribution Seats Bill is absolutely right? Since he is being asked to do this sort of thing, will he consider, in answer to business questions, including the independent article by Mr. David Butler in the Sunday Times, which exposes as unfounded the charges of gerrymandering?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Aviation: Third London Airport 23 Jul 1969

    Does my hon. Friend recall the very strong representations indeed which have been made against an airport on this site from people in Essex and Kent, not least because of the damaging effect this would have on the holiday trade, and on people enjoying comparatively inexpensive holidays there? With respect, any suggestion along the lines suggested by my hon. Friend would be regarded as very...
  • Orders of the Day — Broadcasting in the Seventies (B.B.C. Plan) 22 Jul 1969

    After the speech of the right hon. Member for Ashford (Mr. Deedes), I thought that there would be a remarkable degree of agreement between the back bench Members on the two sides of the House. Unhappily, I do not find myself on the sane wavelength, if I may put it that way, as the hon. Member for Sevenoaks (Sir J. Rodgers). I begin by declaring a past interest in that I used to work for the...

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Former MP for Faversham

Entered the House of Commons on 4 June 1964 — unknown

Left the House of Commons on 29 April 1970 — General election

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