Marsha de Cordova

Former Labour MP for Battersea


Access to Abortion

There have been votes in Parliament on access to abortion .

Marsha de Cordova generally voted for fewer obstacles for access to abortion

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Major votes

  • On 7 Mar 2023: Marsha de Cordova voted rejecting an exemption to "buffer zone" around abortion providers for silent prayer or consensual communication in a public place Show vote
  • On 18 Oct 2022: Marsha de Cordova voted introducing areas around abortion clinics and hospitals (buffer zones) where interference with, and intimidation or harassment of, women accessing or people providing abortion services would be an offence. Show vote
  • On 30 Mar 2022: Marsha de Cordova was absent for a vote on Health and Care Bill — After Clause 148 — Permitted Locations for Abortion Treatment Show vote
  • On 27 Apr 2021: Marsha de Cordova 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: Marsha de Cordova was absent for a vote on Demonstrations (Abortion Clinics) Bill — Leave to Bring In Show vote
  • On 17 Jun 2020: Marsha de Cordova was absent for a vote on Abortion (Northern Ireland) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 Show vote
  • On 18 Jul 2019: Marsha de Cordova voted to legalise abortion in certain circumstances in Northern Ireland as soon as the act comes into force, to enable two persons who are not of the same sex to be eligible to form a civil partnership in Northern Ireland and make a wide variety of other amendments to the Bill. Show vote
  • On 9 Jul 2019: Marsha de Cordova 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: Marsha de Cordova voted to decriminalise 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

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