Jon Ashworth

Shadow Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

Labour MP for Leicester South

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Fixed Term Parliaments

Fixed Term Parliaments involve holding general elections on a regular basis, for example every five years, with some exceptions permitting early elections. Without Fixed Term Parliaments a party with a majority had significant influence over the timing of a general election.

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Jon Ashworth voted against fixed periods between parliamentary elections

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 fixed periods between parliamentary elections:

  • On 23 Oct 2014: Jon Ashworth was absent for a vote on Repeal of the Fixed-term Parliaments Act 2011 Show vote
  • On 13 Jul 2011: Jon Ashworth voted to require a resolution of both Houses of Parliament to approve the date of a general election. Show vote

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