John Glen

The Paymaster General and Minister for the Cabinet Office

Former Conservative MP for Salisbury


Access to Abortion

There have been votes in Parliament on access to abortion .

John Glen generally voted against fewer obstacles for access to abortion

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Major votes

  • On 30 Mar 2022: John Glen was absent for a vote on Health and Care Bill — After Clause 148 — Permitted Locations for Abortion Treatment Show vote
  • On 27 Apr 2021: John Glen voted against empowering a UK minister to act to ensure legal high-quality abortion and post-abortion care in Northern Ireland and against and protecting women from harassment by anti-abortion protesters. Show vote
  • On 24 Jun 2020: John Glen was absent for a vote on Demonstrations (Abortion Clinics) Bill — Leave to Bring In Show vote
  • On 17 Jun 2020: John Glen voted for abortion to revert to being criminal offence in Northern Ireland, with case law providing exceptions only where there is a serious adverse health impact to the woman. Show vote
  • On 18 Jul 2019: John Glen was absent for a vote on Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill — Lords Amendments — Abortion — Marriage and Civil Partnerships — Transparency etc. Show vote
  • On 9 Jul 2019: John Glen was absent for a vote on Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill — New Clause 10 — International Obligations — Abortion — Sexual and Reproductive Health Show vote
  • On 23 Oct 2018: John Glen voted against decriminalising all abortions in England, Wales and Northern Ireland performed with the consent of the pregnant women up to the twenty-forth week of pregnancy. Show vote
  • On 13 Mar 2017: John Glen voted no on Reproductive Health (Access to Terminations) Show vote

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