Trident Nuclear Weapons System Replacement
The UK's Trident nuclear weapons system, comprising missile armed submarines, provides a continuous at-sea nuclear deterrent. There have been votes on if the system should be replaced with a new nuclear deterrent when Trident reaches the end of its lifespan.
UK Ministry of Defence
Owen Smith generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system
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On 20 Jan 2015:
Owen Smith voted in favour of renewing the UK's Trident nuclear weapons system
On 4 Jun 2015:
Owen Smith was absent for a vote on Queen's Speech — Spending Cuts, Welfare Changes and Trident
On 24 Nov 2015:
Owen Smith was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Trident Nuclear Deterrent Programme Renewal
On 26 May 2016:
Owen Smith was absent for a vote on Queen's Speech — UK Membership of the EU — Nuclear Weapons — House of Lords — Devolution — Refugee Crisis in Europe
On 18 Jul 2016:
Owen Smith voted to support replacing the four Trident nuclear missile submarines to maintain the UK's continuous at sea nuclear deterrent.
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