Elizabeth Truss

Former Conservative MP for South West Norfolk

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Access to Abortion

There have been votes in Parliament on access to abortion .

Elizabeth Truss generally voted for fewer obstacles for access to abortion

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Major votes

  • On 30 Mar 2022: Elizabeth Truss was absent for a vote on Health and Care Bill — After Clause 148 — Permitted Locations for Abortion Treatment Show vote
  • On 27 Apr 2021: Elizabeth Truss voted in favour of empowering a UK minister to act to ensure legal high-quality abortion and post-abortion care in Northern Ireland and to protect women from harassment by anti-abortion protesters. Show vote
  • On 24 Jun 2020: Elizabeth Truss was absent for a vote on Demonstrations (Abortion Clinics) Bill — Leave to Bring In Show vote
  • On 17 Jun 2020: Elizabeth Truss was absent for a vote on Abortion (Northern Ireland) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 Show vote
  • On 18 Jul 2019: Elizabeth Truss 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: Elizabeth Truss voted to legalise abortion in Northern Ireland in a broad range of circumstances, to protect women from harassment by anti-abortion protesters, and also to improve sexual and reproductive health rights and services. Show vote
  • On 23 Oct 2018: Elizabeth Truss was absent for a vote on Abortion Bill Show vote

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