Jacob Rees-Mogg

MP, North East Somerset

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North East Somerset Conservative

Smoking Bans

Over the years there have been votes in Parliament on banning smoking in restaurants, public buildings, pubs, and in cars with children present.

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Jacob Rees-Mogg consistently voted against smoking bans

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 smoking bans:

  • On 13 Oct 2010: Jacob Rees-Mogg voted to exempt pubs and private members clubs from the smoking ban where no food is being served. Show vote
  • On 22 Jun 2011: Jacob Rees-Mogg acted as teller for a vote on Ban on Smoking in Private Vehicles Show vote
  • On 10 Feb 2014: Jacob Rees-Mogg voted against a new law requiring private vehicles be smoke-free where a person under the age of 18 is present in the vehicle. Show vote
  • On 11 Feb 2015: Jacob Rees-Mogg voted against making it an offence to for someone in charge of an enclosed vehicle to fail to prevent smoking within it if someone under 18 is present. Show vote

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