Jonathan Evans

Former Conservative MP for Cardiff North

Equality and Human Rights

There have been votes in Parliament on the subject of where prejudice or discrimination should be made illegal and where exceptions should be made to permit otherwise illegal discrimination. MPs have also voted on the degree to which "human rights" are protected.

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Jonathan Evans generally voted for laws to promote equality and human rights

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 laws to promote equality and human rights:

  • On 10 Mar 2014: Jonathan Evans voted against making it unlawful for any provider of regulated social care to act in a manner incompatible with the European Convention on Human Rights. Show vote
  • On 30 Jan 2014: Jonathan Evans was absent for a vote on Immigration Bill — New Clause 15 — Exemptions to Automatic Deportation of Criminals on Human Rights Grounds Show vote
  • On 16 Apr 2013: Jonathan Evans was absent for a vote on Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — Clause 56 — Commission for Equality and Human Rights Show vote
  • On 16 Apr 2013: Jonathan Evans was absent for a vote on Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — Discrimination on the Basis of Caste Show vote
  • On 4 Dec 2012: Jonathan Evans voted against repealing the Human Rights Act 1998 Show vote
  • On 13 Jul 2011: Jonathan Evans voted to apply laws against work related discrimination to mariners. Show vote
  • On 13 Jul 2011: Jonathan Evans voted to require specified public bodies to publish objectives in relation to their duties to promote equality. Show vote

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